Only the civil society fights with the consequent destruction of the environment. How does this thesis work? At which stage of development are these public movements now? What kind of solutions are proposed by the civic activism? Armine Ishkanian, Lecturer at London School of Economics and Political Science conducted three-year-long studies on the civil movement in Armenia focusing on environmental activism and summed up the findings in her publication entitled “Civil society, development and environmental activism in Armenia”. The presentation of this book was held at EcoLur Press Club on 24 December with the participation of environmentalists, activists and ‘Socioscope’ NGO, while the author took part in the discussions on-line from London.
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