List of environmental ministries

An environmental ministry is a national or subnational government agency politically responsible for the environment and/or natural resources. Various other names are commonly used to identify such agencies, such as Ministry of the Environment, Department of the Environment, Department for the Environment, Department of Environmental Protection, Department of Natural Resources, and so forth. Such agencies typically address environmental concerns such as the maintenance of environmental quality, nature preserves, the sustained use of natural resources, and prevention of pollution or contamination of the natural environment. Following is a list of environmental ministries by country:

AlgeriaEdit

ArgentinaEdit

AustraliaEdit

National
States

AzerbaijanEdit

BangladeshEdit


BrazilEdit

BulgariaEdit

  • Ministry of Environment and Water[1]

CambodiaEdit

CanadaEdit

National
Provincial

China, People's Republic ofEdit

Mainland ChinaEdit

Hong KongEdit

MacauEdit

CroatiaEdit

CubaEdit

Democratic Republic of the CongoEdit

DenmarkEdit

EgyptEdit

Saudi ArabiaEdit

Ministry of Environment Water and Agriculture (Saudi Arabia)

El SalvadorEdit

FinlandEdit

FranceEdit

GeorgiaEdit

 
Logo of the Georgian Ministry of Environmental Protection

GermanyEdit

GreeceEdit

GuatemalaEdit

HondurasEdit

IcelandEdit

IndiaEdit

IndonesiaEdit

IranEdit

IrelandEdit

IsraelEdit

ItalyEdit

JapanEdit

Korea, Republic of (South Korea)Edit

KuwaitEdit

LuxembourgEdit

MalaysiaEdit

MexicoEdit

MyanmarEdit

NetherlandsEdit

New ZealandEdit

NicaraguaEdit

NigeriaEdit

National
States

NorwayEdit

PakistanEdit

Papua New GuineaEdit

  • Papua New Guinea Conservation & Environment Protection Authority[3][4]

PeruEdit

 
Headquarters of the Peruvian Ministry of the Environment.

PhilippinesEdit

PolandEdit

PortugalEdit

RomaniaEdit

RussiaEdit

SingaporeEdit

 
Headquarters of the Singapore Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment.

South AfricaEdit

South KoreaEdit

SpainEdit

Sri LankaEdit

SwedenEdit

SwitzerlandEdit

Republic of China (Taiwan)Edit

TanzaniaEdit

ThailandEdit

TurkeyEdit

UkraineEdit

United KingdomEdit

EnglandEdit

Northern IrelandEdit

ScotlandEdit

WalesEdit

United StatesEdit

National
State
Territory

UruguayEdit

VenezuelaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ministry of Environment and Water (Bulgaria). Accessed: 17 November 2014.
  2. ^ Ministry of Environment, Egypt
  3. ^ "Department of Environment and Conservation in Papua New Guinea". Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. Retrieved 22 November 2020.
  4. ^ "Papua New Guinea Conservation & Environment Protection Authority". pngcepa.com. Retrieved 23 November 2020.