• U.S Ambassador visits USAID Maldives Climate Change Project island

    11 July 2012 : 11:17

    US Ambassador to  Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Ms. Patricia A. Butenis,  travelled to Haa Alif Atoll Dhihdhoo on 10th July 2012 to review  the ongoing “Enhancing Climate Resiliency and Water Security Project in Maldives (Maldives GCC)” on the island. The project is funded by the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and Energy. During the visit, the Ambassador was accompanied by Minister of Environment and Energy, Dr. Mariyam Shakeela, the Acting ...readmore

MEA organizes a workshop on developing a regulatory framework for the energy sector

11 July 2012 : 3:05

The stakeholders of the Maldives energy sector participated in a two-day workshop organized by the Maldives Energy Authority (MEA). The workshop which began on 2nd July 2012 is the final dissemination workshop on the new ...readmore

Joint planning workshop on supporting the Climate Neutrality Strategy

10 July 2012 : 2:12

On 02nd July 2012, the Ministry of Environment and Energy together with the German International Cooperation (GIZ) conducted a two-day joint planning workshop at Bandos Island Resort. The main aim of this workshop was to ...readmore

MEMP signs MOU with Enhancing Climate Resiliency and Water Security Project

09 July 2012 : 2:18

Maldives Environmental Management Project has signed an MOU with the Enhancing Climate Resiliency And Water Security Project (Maldives GCC) on 9th July 2012. The MOU, which concerns waste management activities on Lh Hinnavaru, was signed ...readmore

Workshop on Women and Energy held

03 July 2012 : 10:09

A workshop on “Woman and Energy” organized by Ministry of Environment and Energy in collaboration with South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Energy Centre began on 2nd July 2012 Bandos Island Resort. The objective of ...readmore

MEMP carries out integrated island waste management planning in Kaafu atoll Thulusdhoo island

28 June 2012 : 8:34

MEMP has held a two day training programme for integrated island waste management planning, for MEMP and NGO staff on 23rd and 24th June, based in Male’ and Thulusdhoo islands. The first day of this ...readmore

MEMP and CCTF initiate composting in Alif atoll Ukulhas island

28 June 2012 : 8:14

Maldives Environmental Management Project and the Climate Change Trust Fund have begun waste composting at Alif atoll Ukulhas island. This effort was initiated on 20 June by the Core Task Team Leader (World Bank) Dr Sumith ...readmore

Workshop on “Increasing Climate Resilience through Integrated Water Resource Management Program” was held

20 June 2012 : 4:17

Ministry of Environment and Energy today held a workshop on “Increasing Climate Resilience through Integrated Water Resource Management Program” at Nasandhura Palace Hotel. At the opening ceremony held this morning officials from United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the officials from the Government related areas were attended. This workshop organized by the Ministry ...readmore