33375-012: Legal and Institutional Strengthening of Environmental Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The main purpose of the TA is to assist the Government in developing an integrated system of regulations, by-laws, and laws that together will provide the institutional mechanisms for the effective and coordinated implementation of the Environment Act (2003). The focus is on the formulation of appropriate regulations and by-laws to facilitate compliance and enforcement, and the review of legislation that may now require amendment as a result of the enactment of the Act. Key activities include (i... Read More

Country Cook Islands
Project Number 33375-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4273
Approval Date 18 Dec 2003
Geographical Location Throughout the Cook Islands
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Land-Based Natural Resources Management

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Edy Brotoisworo
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
National Environment Service
Vaitoti Tupa, Director

Crown Law Office
Janet Maki, Solicitor General

PDS Creation Date
14 Dec 2005

Last PDS Update
08 Aug 2007

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