EPA Executive Chairman launches project on Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency

The Executive Chairman of the Environment Protection Agency-Sierra Leone, Dr. Bondi Gevao had launched the Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency project for Sierra Leone during a ceremony hosted at the Golden Tulip Essential Kimbima Hotel on Wednesday 28th October 2020. The project aims at strengthening capacities of key sectors to track progress on national commitments…

EPA-SL and Partners end Review and Update Process of the Nationally Determined Contributions

In fulfillment of the requirement of the Paris Agreement, the Environment Protection Agency of Sierra Leone in collaboration with the Sierra Leone Metrological Agency with funding from the United Nations Development Fund had conducted the process of reviewing and updating of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in the country. The process was first conducted last…

Environment Protection Agency reinforces Environmental awareness in Communities in the Eastern Region

As part of the relentless efforts towards rolling out environmental communication and awareness across the country, the Environment Protection Agency of Sierra Leone (EPA-SL) has reinforced environmental awareness raising activities in communities in the Eastern regional headquarter towns of Kenema and Kailahun. The awareness raising activity coincided with the visit of His Excellency the President,…

EPA joined and participated with the European Union and other friends of the environment on a cleaning exercise at the Lumley-Aberdeen Beach

Over the past years especially during this time of the season, the beaches in Sierra Leone are normally disturbed and occupied by seaweed with sometimes offensive odor. The beach clean up exercise attracted senior government and representatives from the international community including the EPASL, the ministry of Foreign Affairs, House of Parliament, FCC, the US…

EPASL hosts validation workshop of the Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action

EPASL hosts validation workshop of the Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action The Environment Protection Agency Sierra Leone has met with stakeholders to validate Sierra Leone’s Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) as part of the country’s commitment under the Paris Agreement of 2015. The one-day validation session was hosted at the Family Kingdom in Aberdeen on 15th…