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|Ministry of Environment, Nature Protection Directorate|
|Ministry or Agency|
The Ministry for Environment (MEnv) is the main governmental body concerned with the development and implementation of environmental policy in Jordan.
MoEnv was established in the year 2003 and functions within the mandate of Environmental Protection Law No: 1/2003. The Ministry’s responsibilities include developing government guidelines and policies concerning the environment, and then managing and coordinating their implementation and enforcement.
MoEnv is responsible for the coordination of Biodiversity protection activities through its Nature Protection Directorate.