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Biosafety Projects
The Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Culture through the Department is implementing the National Biosafety Framework Project with the financial support of Global Environment Facility (GEF).
MEA’s Workshop
The Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Culture through the Department of Environment held a workshop on the 13th June 2013 to validate the strategy on the Coordination of Multilateral environment Agreements (MEA’s).
Regional Workshop
Regional Workshop on Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals for English Speaking African Countries, Maseru Sun Cabanas, Lesotho (08 - 10 August 2012).
 

The mandate of the Department of Environment is aligned with section 36 of the Constitution (1993), which states that: “Lesotho shall adopt policies designed to protect and enhance the natural and cultural environment of Lesotho for the benefit of both present and future generations and shall endeavour to assure all citizens a sound and safe environment adequate for their health and well-being.”

To conserve and protect the environment through coordination, research and enforcement while encouraging collective participation for sustainable development.

The Department of Environment shall be a leading regulatory agency that strives for a well Managed environment which supports sustainable socio- economic development of Lesotho by the year 2020.

 
 
 
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