News & Events
South Asian Wildlife Enforcement Network Workshop on Strengthening Institutional Capacity
EPA participated in the "South Asian Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN) Workshop on Strengthening Institutional Capacity of SAWEN.
Officials from EPA, Maldives Police Services and Maldives Customs also participated in this workshop held in Kathmandu, Nepal from 12th to 13th September 2017, Kathamandu, Nepal from 12th to 13th September 2017.September 13, 2017
EPA has stopped using single use plastics!The Waste Management Regulation (2013/R-58) implemented by the EPA encourages minimizing and reducing waste in everyday life. Under this principle, EPA has being taking measures to minimize generation of non recycabe waste at the workplace.
Consultations on B.Olhugiri Management PlanEPA, the Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE), Biosphere reserve office, and biosphere reserve trust fund carried out stakeholder consultations on Olhugiri from 2nd to 4th October 2017 in Baa Atoll. The consultations were carried out to present the environment management plan prepared for Olhugiri to the stakeholders and to obtain remarks and comments on the management plan.
EPA installs long-term sampling points in AA.ThoddooEPA has installed permanent sampling points for long-term groundwater quality monitoring in AA.Thoddoo with the assistance of Global Environment Facility’s (GEF) Integrated water resource management (IWRM) project in the island.
International Coastal Cleanup Day 2017The International Coastal Cleanup Day, an international volunteer effort to keep our oceans and waterways clean, was celebrated with events throughout the nation this week.