The Ministry of Municipality and Environment Discusses Cooperation with UN Environment Programme
13 January 2021

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment Discusses Cooperation with UN Environment Programme

Doha, January 13 (QNA) - The Ministry of Municipality and Environment and the United Nations Environment Programme discussed cooperation in the field of environmental information systems. The two sides also discussed technical support in projects for monitoring the quality of air, maritime environment, and the preparation of environmental reports as well as the implementation of training programs. Director of the ministry's Monitoring and Environmental Laboratory Department Hassan Al Qassimi took part in the meeting along with Dr. Abdulmonem Mohammed from the United Nations Environment Programme's office in West Asia, and Head of Environmental Systems Division Farida Al Mousa. The meeting took place via video conference technology. The meeting focused on the appropriate mechanisms for providing support to develop the State of Qatar's report on the environment. At the conclusion of the meeting, the two sides agreed on hosting a workshop by United Nations Environment Programme experts to exchange expertise and ideas in the field of environmental systems. (QNA)