Vision, Mission Statement & Core Values

The Environmental Management Agency is a statutory body responsible for ensuring the sustainable management of natural resources and protection of the environment, the prevention of pollution and environmental degradation, the preparation of Environmental Plans for the management and protection of the environment. It was established under the Environmental Management Act [Chapter 20:27] and enacted in 2002.

VISION

A clean, safe and healthy environment supporting an empowered society, a sustainable and growing economy by 2030.

MISSION STATEMENT

To regulate, monitor and promote sustainable management of natural resources and protection of the environment with stakeholder participation.

CORE VALUES

  • Stakeholder Participation
  • Unhu / Ubuntu
  • Professionalism
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Responsiveness  

Call for masters research proposals 2018

 

In response to the current imperative by the New Government towards linking research and development, the Environmental Management Agency (EMA), under the auspices of the Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate, has taken this initiative to engage local universities in environmental research. The Agency is mandated to regulate, monitor and promote sustainable management of natural resources and the protection of the environment with stakeholder participation. In this regard, EMA invites research proposals focusing on the outlined research themes.  Read more...