MoU with the Ministry of Environment - Jordan

13 June 2022

The Minister of Environment, Mr Muawiya Radaideh, and Mr Rob Verheem, director of the NCEA signed an MoU for cooperation in the field of ESIA and SEA. 

The MoU aims to:

  • enhance the Ministry's efforts in improving ESIA's effectiveness
  • include SEA as a tool for integrating the environmental and social dimensions in preparation of national strategies and plans.

According to Rob Verheem: “It is inspiring to see how the Ministry of Environment is working to ensure that impact assessment addresses urgent challenges such as climate change. I look forward to meeting with the Minister later this year to celebrate the formalisation of our co-operation!”