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Name: Environmental Management Act, 2011 [No. 12 of 2011].
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2011-04-12
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-2011-L-94960
Bibliography: Printed Separately, 2019, International Labour Organisation (ILO) PDF of Act PDF of Act (DOC.NORMES)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line National Assembly, Zambia PDF of Act - Part 1 PDF of Act - Part 1 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2014-01-16)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line National Assembly, Zambia PDF of Act - Part 2 PDF of Act - Part 2 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2014-01-16)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to continue the existence of the Environmental Council and re-name it as the Zambia Environmental Management Agency; provide for integrated environmental management and the protection and conservation of the environment and the sustainable management and use of natural resources; provide for the preparation of the State of the Environment Report, environmental management strategies and other plans for environmental management and sustainable development; provide for the conduct of strategic environmental assessments of proposed policies, plans and programmes likely to have an impact on environmental management; provide for the prevention and control of pollution and environmental degradation; provide for public participation in environmental decision-making and access to environmental information; establish the Environment Fund; provide for environmental audit and monitoring; facilitate the implementation of international environmental agreements and conventions to which Zambia is a party; repeal and replace the Environmental Protection and Pollution Control Act, 1990; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.
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