List of environmental ministries

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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:

Algeria[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Australia[edit]

National
States

Azerbaijan[edit]

Bangladesh[edit]


Brazil[edit]

Bulgaria[edit]

  • Ministry of Environment and Water[1]

Cambodia[edit]

Canada[edit]

National
Provincial

China, People's Republic of[edit]

Mainland China[edit]

Hong Kong[edit]

Macau[edit]

Croatia[edit]

Cuba[edit]

Democratic Republic of the Congo[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Egypt[edit]

Saudi Arabia[edit]

Ministry of Environment Water and Agriculture (Saudi Arabia)

El Salvador[edit]

Finland[edit]

France[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Logo of the Georgian Ministry of Environmental Protection

Germany[edit]

Greece[edit]

Guatemala[edit]

Honduras[edit]

Iceland[edit]

India[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

Iran[edit]

Ireland[edit]

Israel[edit]

Italy[edit]

Japan[edit]

Korea, Republic of (South Korea)[edit]

Kuwait[edit]

Luxembourg[edit]

Malaysia[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Myanmar[edit]

Netherlands[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Nicaragua[edit]

Nigeria[edit]

National
States

Norway[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Papua New Guinea[edit]

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

Peru[edit]

Headquarters of the Peruvian Ministry of the Environment.

Philippines[edit]

Poland[edit]

Portugal[edit]

Romania[edit]

Russia[edit]

Singapore[edit]

Headquarters of the Singapore Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment.

South Africa[edit]

South Korea[edit]

Spain[edit]

Sri Lanka[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

Republic of China (Taiwan)[edit]

Tanzania[edit]

Thailand[edit]

Turkey[edit]

Ukraine[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

England[edit]

Northern Ireland[edit]

Scotland[edit]

Wales[edit]

United States[edit]

National
State
Territory

Uruguay[edit]

Venezuela[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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.