Caucasian Journal to host the Nordic Talk on waste management

31.08.2022 (Caucasian Journal). If you agree that waste management problems are quite important for South Caucasian region, you are cordially invited to attend our Nordic Talk on September 2 (in Zoom format). See details below.

Our discussion is entitled "How to maximize the impact of the Nordic experience in waste management? Case of Nordic cooperation with Georgia and Armenia”.

What is a Nordic Talk? Nordic Talks is a series of live talks and podcasts addressing the biggest global challenges. "Through conversations with some of the brightest minds in the Nordics and their counterparts from around the world we want to inspire each other to act – for a better, more sustainable future", - reads the official description.  

We are proud that our new Nordic Talk will be the first one to involve two countries if our region - Armenia and Georgia. Caucasian Journal's partner in Armenia is  American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment. The first Georgian-Norwegian Nordic Talk, organized by Caucasian Journal,  took place a year ago. It was focusing on clean energy education (link).

The agenda and speakers are as follows: UPDATE: Video is already viewable - click here.

How to maximize the impact of the Nordic experience in waste management? Case of Nordic cooperation with Armenia and Georgia

Date and time:   September 2, 2022; 10:00 - 11:45 (Oslo/Stockholm time) /  12:00 - 13:45 (Yerevan/Tbilisi time).
How to attend: Zoom linkFacebook event linkMeeting ID: 819 7266 4328.

Mr. Alen Amirkhanian (Armenia), Director, American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment
Dr. Alexander Kaffka (Georgia), Editor-in-Chief of Caucasian Journal

  • Narine Avetyan (Armenia), Armenia’s Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure 
  • Harutyun Alpetyan (Armenia), Waste management expert at the American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment 
  • Maka Tsereteli (Georgia), The Greens Movement of Georgia / Friends of the Earth Georgia 
  • Dr. Sigrun Jahren (Norway), Senior Executive Consultant, Agency for Waste Management, Oslo City Government 
  • Nune Harutyunyan (Armenia), Director, The Regional Environmental Centre for the Caucasus (REC Caucasus) 
  • Dr. Mariam Kimeridze (Georgia), GSNE Orchis / Keep Georgia Tidy
  • Dr. Thomas Lindhqvist (Sweden), Senior lecturer, The International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics, Lund University
  • Dr. Hripsime Mkrtchyan (Armenia), EcoAghb (EcoWaste) 
  • Tatiana Remneva (Georgia), Parki ar minda
  • Gega Salukvadze (Georgia), Chairman, Mountain Resorts Businesses Association
  • Nikoloz Shurgaia (Georgia), Chairman of the Executive Council, NPO Sadagi
  • Nancy A. Strand (Norway), Senior advisor, Avfall Norge
The language of the talk will be English; the discussion highlights will be translated and published in video format with Georgian and Armenian translations, in Caucasian Journal's YouTube channelUPDATE: Video is already viewable - click here.

We look forward to your participation!

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Caucasian Journal's Nordic Talks are featured in Nordic Talks website 

Caucasian Journal appreciates kind support of Nordic Council of Ministers in preparation of this event.

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