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State Department for Environment and Climate Change

Ministry of Environment, Climate Change and Forestry > State Department for Environment and Climate Change

Functions of the State Department

Functions:

  • National Environment Policy and Management;
  • Climate Change/Action Policy;
  • Promotion of low carbon technologies to reduce emissions;
  • Restoration and Protection of Strategic Water Towers;
  • Protection and Conservation of the Natural Environment;
  • Pollution Control;
  • Restoration of Lake Naivasha Basin;
  • Meteorological Services; and
  • Conservation and Protection of Wetlands.

INSTITUTIONS

National Environmental Management Authority (Environmental Management Coordination Act, No.8 of 1999)

  • National Climate Change Council (Climate ChangeAct, No. 11 of 2016)
  • Kenya Water Towers Agency (Kenya Water Towers Agency Board Order, 2012)
  • National Environment Trust Fund (Environmental Management Coordination Act, No.8 of 1999)
  • National Environmental Complaints Committee (NECC) (Environmental Management Coordination Act, No.8 of 1999)
  • Kenya Meteorological Department
  • Kenya Meteorological Training College
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