Italian Minister of the Environment

This is a list of Italian Ministers of the Environment, a senior member of the Italian government who leads the Ministry of the Environment. The list shows also the ministers that served under the same office but with other names, in fact this Ministry has changed name many times.

Minister of the Environment
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Incumbent
Sergio Costa

since 1 June 2018
Ministry of Environment
Member ofCouncil of Ministers
SeatRome
AppointerThe President of Italy
Term lengthNo fixed term
FormationAugust 4, 1983; 37 years ago (1983-08-04)
First holderAlfredo Biondi
Websitewww.minambiente.it

The current office holder is Sergio Costa, an independent politician close to the Five Star Movement, who is serving in the government of Giuseppe Conte since 1 June 2018.[1]

List of MinistersEdit

Parties
Coalitions
N. Portrait Name
(Born–Died)
Term of office Party Government Ref.
Took office Left office Time in office
Minister of Ecology
1   Alfredo Biondi
(1928–2020)
4 August 1983 30 July 1984 361 days Italian Liberal Party Craxi I
2   Valerio Zanone
(1936–2016)
30 July 1984 1 August 1986 2 years, 2 days Italian Liberal Party
Minister of the Environment
3   Francesco De Lorenzo
(1938– )
1 August 1986 18 April 1987 260 days Italian Liberal Party Craxi II
4   Mario Pavan
(1918–2003)
18 April 1987 29 July 1987 102 days Independent Fanfani VI
5   Giorgio Ruffolo
(1926– )
29 July 1987 28 June 1992 4 years, 335 days Italian Socialist Party Goria
De Mita
Andreotti VI·VII
6   Carlo Ripa di Meana
(1929–2018)
28 June 1992 9 March 1993 254 days Italian Socialist Party Amato I
7   Valdo Spini
(1946– )
9 March 1993 28 April 1993 1 year, 50 days Italian Socialist Party
8   Francesco Rutelli
(1954– )
28 April 1993 4 May 1993 6 days Federation of the Greens Ciampi
(7)   Valdo Spini
(1946– )
4 May 1993 10 May 1994 1 year, 6 days Italian Socialist Party
9   Altero Matteoli
(1940–2017)
10 May 1994 17 January 1995 252 days National Alliance Berlusconi I
10   Paolo Baratta
(1939– )
17 January 1995 17 May 1996 1 year, 121 days Independent Dini
11   Edo Ronchi
(1950– )
17 May 1996 25 April 2000 3 years, 347 days Federation of the Greens Prodi I
D'Alema I·II
12   Willer Bordon
(1949–2015)
25 April 2000 11 June 2001 1 year, 47 days The Democrats Amato II
Minister of Environment and Land Protection
(9)   Altero Matteoli
(1940–2017)
11 June 2001 17 May 2006 4 years, 340 days National Alliance Berlusconi II·III
Minister of Environment and Protection of Land and Sea
13   Alfonso Pecoraro Scanio
(1959– )
17 May 2006 8 May 2008 1 year, 357 days Federation of the Greens Prodi II
14   Stefania Prestigiacomo
(1966– )
8 May 2008 16 November 2011 3 years, 192 days The People of Freedom Berlusconi IV
15   Corrado Clini
(1947– )
16 November 2011 28 April 2013 1 year, 163 days Independent Monti
16   Andrea Orlando
(1969– )
28 April 2013 22 February 2014 300 days Democratic Party Letta
17   Gian Luca Galletti
(1961– )
22 February 2014 1 June 2018 4 years, 99 days Union of the Centre /
Centrists for Europe
Renzi
Gentiloni
18   Sergio Costa
(1959– )
1 June 2018 Incumbent 2 years, 112 days Independent Conte I·II

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