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CITES Cop 18 Starting its work on 17 August 2019, Geneva Switzerland

The 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES CoP18) opened on Saturday, 17 August 2019. Speakers at the opening session expressed condolences for th...  Read more

  

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The SACEP new website was launched on 6 August 2019

The SACEP new website was launched at the 131st Meeting of the Consultative Committee of SACEP held on 6 August 2019 at the Secretariat. The members of 131CC-SACEP welcomed this initiative and emphasized the importance of social media to promote ...  Read more

  

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The 131st Meeting of the Consultative Committee of SACEP was held on 6 August 2019

The 131st Meeting of the Consultative Committee of SACEP was held on 6 August 2019 at the Secretariat. The meeting was attended by the Ambassadors / High Commissioners and Senior Diplomats of the Member States residing in Colombo. Dr. Abas Basir...  Read more

  

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SACEP met JICA Office for Sri Lanka

SACEP met JICA Office for Sri Lanka, seeking opportunities for mutual collaboration on environment on 05th August 2019  Read more

  

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The 130th Meeting of the Consultative Committee of SACEP

The 130th Meeting of the Consultative Committee of SACEP was held today, 30th January 2019 at SACEP Secretariat successfully. Dr. Abas Basir, Director General of SACEP thanked H.E. Prof. Bishwambher Pyakuryal, Ambassador, Embassy of the Federal De...  Read more

  

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Visit to the Compost Plant at Panchabati, Narayanganj, Dhaka, Bangladesh

On the third day of the workshop (17 July 2019) the participants of the eight member countries of SACEP who attended the ‘Second Sub Regional workshop on Preparation of Status Report and Sub-regional Roadmap for Implementing the Global Waste Man...  Read more

  

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SACEP is working with its member countries to develop South Asia waste management framework policy

SACEP in collaboration with IGES Centre Collaborating with UNEP on Environmental Technologies (CCET) and with the support of Government of Bangladesh and Japan, conducted the ‘Second Sub-Regional workshop on Preparation of status Report and sub-...  Read more

  

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IMO/SACEP Regional Workshop on Promotion of London Protocol in South Asian Seas Region

SACEP in collaboration with IMO conducted a Regional Workshop on Promotion of London Protocol in South Asia Region on 10-11 July 2019 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The objective of this regional workshop was to enlighten the SAS countries Governments espe...  Read more

  

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SACEP/IMO Regional Workshop on the Ballast Water Management Convention held from 18 to 20 June 2019, in Malé, Maldives.

The workshop is aimed at Government administrators responsible for the prevention and control of pollution of the marine environment, in particular the control and management of ships’ ballast water and sediments to prevent the introduction of i...  Read more

  

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Director General of SACEP Dr. Abas Basir participated at IOCINDO-VII, Hyderabad, India

Director General of SACEP Dr. Abas Basir participated at IOCINDO-VII, Hyderabad, India, 31 May-1 June 2019, discussing opportunities for collaboration with Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) and the IOC Regional Committee for the Cen...  Read more

  

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SACEP and Word Bank working together on a way forward for a fruitful future collaboration

World Bank delegation visited SACEP Secretariat office on 14th May 2019 and met Dr. Abas Basir, Director General of SACEP. Dr. Abas Basir welcomed the delegation and briefly explained about the priority areas of work of SACEP such as Climate Chang...  Read more

  

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Director General of SACEP met Afghan Ambassador to Geneva

Director General of SACEP Dr. Abas Basir met Dr. Nasir Ahmad Andesha Afghan Ambassador to Geneva on 21st August 2019 and discussed issues related to environmental cooperation in South Asia and opportunities available for support at the internation...  Read more

  

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Global Nitrogen Challenge addressed in a high-level conference organized by INMS in Nairobi

Director General of SACEP and Senior Programme Officer of South Asian Seas Programme participated the ‘High Level Segment, of the Fourth Meeting of International Nitrogen Management System’ held at UN Environment Campus in Nairobi, Kenya from ...  Read more

  

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Regional Stakeholder Meeting to discuss the capacity building needs on Sustainable Nutrient Management to reduce soil, water and coastal pollution in South Asian Seas region

SACEP is working with its SASP member countries to address land-based pollution threats caused mainly by agriculture, plastics, waste-water and sewage from industries and households to conserve coastal ecosystems around the South Asian Seas region...  Read more

  

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SACEP and ICIMOD working together to address air quality, climate change and biodiversity in South Asia

SACEP and ICIMOD working together to address air quality, climate change and biodiversity in South Asia. Director General of SACEP met with Dr. David Molden, Director General, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) o...  Read more