Clean Yerevan


Launched in the early 2000s, Մաքուր Երևան (Clean Yerevan) was part of a wave of citizens’ initiatives that revived public awareness about pollution, green spaces, and the environment.

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The initiative was founded by young people concerned that Yerevan’s public had become indifferent to the city’s conditions. The Foundation supported their activities throughout 2002-2005, during which the number of volunteers cleaning areas around museums, parks and galleries rose from 15 to 550.

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