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 About DoE
 Environmental Planning


 Our Vision

 To promote and ensure that the present and future developments of the country are socio economically and
 environmentally sustainable.

 Our Mission

  • To co-ordinate, advise , and regulate environmental management at all levels in the nation and advance the application of environmentally sound technologies and concepts.
  • To set standards, guidelines and monitor compliance to Environmental Management Plans.
  • To disseminate information regularly on environmental issues and ensure Lesotho's adherence to environmental treaties and international conventions to which it is a party.
  • To empower and create awareness among local communities and other stakeholders on conservation of the country's environment to achieve sustainable development

 Our Mandate

 The mandate of the Department of Environment is aligned with section 36 of the Constitution (1993), which states that

 Lesotho shall adopt policies designed to protect and enhance the natural and cultural environment of Lesotho for the
 benefit of both present and future generations and shall endeavor to assure all citizens a sound and safe environment
 adequate for their health and well-being.


  Department of Environment - Lesotho Designed by  CBS