skip to main content
Focal point
H.E. Minister Nazem El-Khoury
Minister of Environment
Ministry of Environment
P.O. Box 11-2727
Beirut - Lebanon
Tel: +961(0)1 97 65 33
Fax: +961(0)1 97 65 33
Documents & Reports

National Reports
Report Topics covered Process
National Report - Lebanon Rio+20;

Partnerships & Commitments
The below is a listing of all partnership initiatives and voluntary commitments where Lebanon is listed as a partner in the Partnerships for SDGs online platform.
Eng. Iffat EDRISS

Objectives: -protected marine biodiverity namely sea turles nests, illegal fishing and illegal construction. -protect people's rights to free access to beaches and safe and clean water. -provide open space for sports and leisure. OBBA Public Beach Strategy is an update to The Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MOPWT) Public Beach Strategy, endorsed in 2001 to provide healthy and free coastal public space for people. The strategy aimed to improve the management of those spaces, protect marine ecosystems and protect the coastal zone in Lebanon from illegal privatization. With an ex...[more]

Ministry of Public Works and Transportation: as in charge of teh coastalzone management Ministry of Environment : as one of its objectives is to increase protected areas by 2020 Operation Big Blue Association: Marine concervation NGO Cedars for Care Association; Philantropy and social NGO aiming to improve life of teh less fortunate in Lebanon and improve public spaces services to provide well...[more]
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
Mediterranean Water Knowledge Platform

The establishment of a Mediterranean Water Knowledge Platform is a prerequisite to the development of sustainable policies for integrated water resources management and climate change adaptation. It aims to provide a common basis for the development of national water information systems in four pilot countries, and to deliver an assessment of water resources management and use (i.e., drafting of a white paper) by collecting and exploiting data of these systems. It will allow for an evaluation of best practices, joint management of transboundary resources, and follow-up on regional or sub-regio...[more]

* International Office for Water * Institut Méditerranéen de l'Eau * Euro-Mediterranean Water Information System (EMWIS) * Mediterranean Network of Basin Organisations * United Nations Environmental Programme Mediterranean Action Plan (UNEP-MAP) * Arab League Center for Water * Ministry of Water and Irrigation (Jordan) * Ministry of Energy and Water (Lebanon) * Ministry of Energy, Mines, W...[more]
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals