Support for the Ministry of Environment project
What do we want to achieve
The project assists the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning (MESP) in establishing a solid legal and institutional framework for environmental policymaking in Kosovo. UNDP contributes to the efforts in environmental protection and in addressing the challenges posed by the global Climate Change.
• A Low Emission and Climate Resilience Strategy launched in Kosovo;
• The Kosovo Environment Protection Agency (KEPA) trained in the Green House Gas (GHG) monitoring and reporting procedures as required by Kyoto Protocol and EU/EC standards. Additionally, the second Kosovo-wide Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory for the years 2010-2011 conducted for the basis of climate policy making;
• Effective promotion of energy efficiency, awareness raising and activation of transformation of energy efficiency market supported; Education interventions about Energy Efficiency (EE) and Renewable Energy Sources (RES) organized for the public in the form of info-corners, school events and media interventions;
• Continuing the support to MESP and Trepca Complex in managing the historical industrial pollution: Technical proposal for Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) Treatment in Artana developed and a donor conference organized for supporting environmental project for remediation of historical waste in Trepca Complex.