The main function of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources revolves around the following key environmental issues, especially, in the area of policy awareness, enforcement and intervention:
  • Desertification and Deforestation;
  • Pollution and Waste Management;
  • Climate change and clean Energy;
  • Flood, Erosion and Coastal Management (Shoreline Protection)
  • Environmental Standards & Regulations

The Ministry’s main thrusts are:

  • Reclamation and Rehabilitation of degraded land
  • Biodiversity Conservation and Eco- tourism
  • Effective Waste Management
  • Mitigating the effects of Climate Change
  • Effective Environmental
  • Governance