ImgNational Capacity Development for Implementing Rio Conventions through Environmental Governance (Rio) Project


The National Capacity Development for Implementing Rio Conventions through Environmental Governance is a technical assistance projectby the Department of Environment under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change with financial and technical support from Global Environmental Facility (GEF) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Duration of the project is November 2016 – June 2019.



PROJECT’S OBJECTIVES
Objective of the project is to enhance the capacity of relevant policy and institutional stakeholders to enable compliance with the three Rio Conventions and other MEAs.

PROJECT’S GOALS
Goal of the project is to strengthen information management and other support systems that contribute to policy development and improved implementation of the three Rio Conventions.

PROJECT’S OUTCOMES
Outcome of the project ensures the identified good practices and innovative approaches fulfilling and sustainingthe Rio Conventions are available and accessible for implementation through national development policies and programmes.

PROJECT’S COMPONENTS
Component 1:   Developing institutional capacities for implementations of Rio Conventions obligations
Component 2: Mainstreaming of Rio Conventions obligations into human resource development
Component 3:   Raising awareness on the Rio Conventions and the linkages between the Rio Conventions and sustainable development
PROJECT’S KEY PUBLICATIONS
Training Module on Rio Conventions
Good Practices and Innovations for implementation of Rio Conventions in Bangladesh
Analytical Framework for Integrating Rio Conventions Obligations into Sectoral Policies and Planning in Bangladesh 
Integrated Environmental and Sustainable Development Roadmap
Indicator Framework for integration of Rio Convention’s Obligations in the sector development plan of the Department of Agricultural Extension

  • Leaflet on UN Convention on Biological Diversity (UNCBD)
  • Leaflet on UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
  • Leaflet on UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
  • Key Achievement of Rio Project (booklet)
  • Leaflet on Training of Trainers (ToT) on Rio Conventions
  • Leaflet on Linkages between Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Rio Conventions

Contact
MD ZIAUL HAQUE
Director, Department of Environment
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Government of Bangladesh
E-16, Paribesh Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka-1207

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