Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2007
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Legal References:Official Bulletin, No. 110/07

Main objective of the Act is preservation of the natural environment and healthy conditions for sustainable development.

The Environmental Protection Act regulates: environmental protection and sustainable development principles, protection of environmental components and protection against environmental burdening, actors in environmental protection, sustainable development and environmental protection documents, environmental protection instruments, environmental monitoring, information system, ensuring access to environmental information, public participation in environmental matters, access to justice, liability for damage, financing and instruments of general environmental policy, administrative and inspection supervision.

The Act promotes usage of renewable energy sources in order to cut greenhouse emissions, help preserve the environment and ensure sustainable, clean development.   

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