The annual meeting of the Ministry of the Environment with Ambassadors

The annual meeting of the Ministry of the Environment with Ambassadors

The annual meeting of the Ministry of the Environment with Ambassadors and high representatives of Embassies took place on 13 February 2017 in the old wastewater treatment plant in Bubeneč. Key achievements of the Ministry in 2016 and the outlook for the upcoming year were presented. Water management, Air protection, Climate change and Infrastructure projects were mentioned among priorities.

The audience was informed about the prevention of water scarcity and protecting the landscape against erosion. The Ministry also included nature-close and landscape-friendly solutions in the New Green Saving Programme. A new subsidy scheme for renovation of heating system has been started. It should alleviate industrial regions from air pollution caused by households. The Czech Republic remains active in international organisations negotiating global policies connected with climate change or dealing with SDGs implementation.

The Czech Geological Survey was presented as an example of successful subordinate institution of the Ministry. It provides the results of systematic regional geological mapping and investigation for the state administration as well as for interested public. Thanks to experienced experts the Czech Geological Survey took part in many projects all over the world.

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