Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (Colombia)

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Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development
Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible
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Ministry overview
Formed 4 May 2011 (2011-05-04)[1]
Preceding Ministry Ministry of Environment, Housing and Territorial Development
Headquarters Calle 37 № 8-40
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
04°37′31.31″N 74°04′00.97″W / 4.6253639°N 74.0669361°W / 4.6253639; -74.0669361
Annual budget COL$274,026,392,000 (2013)[2]
COP$318,331,457,988 (2014)[3]
Ministry executives Luz Helena Sarmiento Villamizar, Minister
Pablo Abba Vieira Samper, Deputy Minister
Website www.minambiente.gov.co

The Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (Spanish: Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible) is the national executive ministry of the Government of Colombia in charge of formulating, implementing, and orienting environmental policy to ensure the sustainable development of the country.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colombia, Congress of (4 May 2011). "Ley 1444 de 2011". Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (48,059): 2. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Colombia, Congress of (10 December 2012). "Ley 1593 de 2012". Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (48,640): 13. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Colombia, Congress of (11 December 2013). "Ley 1687 de 2014". Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (49,001): 29. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 8 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Misión y Visión". Sobre el Ministerio (in Spanish). Colombia, Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development. Retrieved 7 May 2013.