RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT

Ministry of Environment


Prof. Roseline Konya

Executive Head

About The Ministry of Environment

VISION

MISSION

The Rivers State Ministry of Environment is responsible for the promotion of a healthy and clean environment. It formulates, executes and reviews policies on  environmental/ecological programmes and projects in the state.The Ministry of Environment was created in 2003 by His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Rivers State and subsume the functions and activities of the Rivers State Environmental Protection Agency (RSEPA) established by the Rivers State Environment Protection edict No. 2 of 1994.

 

Policy

To cause a systematic Environmental remediation through transparent pursuit of Sectorial policies, public engagement and equitable enforcement of green legislation.

OBJECTIVES

DEPARTMENTS

Administration department

The Department of Flood and Erosion and Coastal Zone Managements.

The Department of Environment Planning, Research and Statistics

The Environmental Health and Safety Department

CLAIMS, COMPENSATIONS AND RELIEF DEPARTMENT

Inspectorate and Enforcement Department (IED)

The Pollution Control Department

Finance and Accounts Department

Internal Audit Unit

AFFILIATED AGENCIES

For more information, visit: environment.rvsg.gov.ng