Minister of Water explores UNDP assistance to preserve environment
Minister of Water and Environment Dr Azi Shoreim met Thursday evening with Representative of UNDP Fowad Abdullah and Representative of Regional Center for Climate Change Dr Waleed Ahmed.
Shoreim conversations with the Abdullah and Ahmed intended to explore the UNDP support to help preserving environment and protect its diversity.
They agreed to initiate preparation of the Fourth National Report Project about Climate changes in collaboration with the UNDP. The total cost of the project estimated at $900 thousand.
The two sides agreed to work on a document of water harvest project with total cost $ 5 million.
The UNDP also agreed to fund a project for sustainable environmental management at total amount $ 5 million.
Two more projects were also to be funded by the UNDP, a $7 million project aiming to build capacity of adapting to climate changes in the valleys and $ 3 million solar system project.