KUWAIT


1. ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION COUNCIL

ESTABLISHED: n/a

MISSION: The Council is responsible for coordination, follow-up and evaluation of all activities between the Government of Kuwait and specialized agencies and organizations related to sustainable development and the environment.

MEMBERSHIP:

a. COMPOSITION (Number of members per sector):

Ministries and governmental agencies:	14
Non-Governmental Organizations:          	 1
Academic/Research Institutions:          	 2
Business/Productive Sector:              	 0
Others:                            	 0
TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS:        	17

b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:

CHAIR:  Minister of Health
Ministry of Planning
Ministry of Electricity and Water
Ministry of Public Works
Ministry of Oil
Ministry of Information 
Ministry of Commerce and Industries
Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour
Ministry of Education
Ministry of Communication
Ministry of Interior
Kuwait Municipality
General Department for Shuaiba Area Authority
Public Authority for Agriculture and Fisheries
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
Kuwait University
Environment Protection Society