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Signature of a grant from the European Union to support a program for environmental reform

An agreement was signed between the Minister of Environment Mr. Nazem Al-Khoury, Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon Ambassador Angelina Eichhorst, Secretary-General of the Council of Ministers, Dr. Suhail Bugey and the President of the Council for Development and Reconstruction, Eng. Nabil El-Jisr which released a support program for reform and environmental governance funded by the European Union through a grant of $ 8 million euros, in the presence of the Spanish Ambassador to Lebanon Mr. Juan Carlos Gafo.

The program aims to improve environmental governance and build capacities in the Ministry of Environment to plan environmental policies and implement them. The main results expected from the program: Enhance the effective inspection procedures and environmental enforcement process, improve the administrative capability of the Ministry of Environment, innovate and develop new fiscal taxes and promote the environmental policy in Lebanon.


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