EPA of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Mandate / Aims for Climate Change and Disaster Resilience

1. Administer and implement the provisions of Environment Protection Act
2. Take measures to promote research and development of science and technology
3. Identify the needs for, and initiate legislation in various sectors of the environment
4. Provide information and guidance to the public on environmental matters
5. Encourage the formation and working of non-government, community and village organizations to prevent and control pollution and promote sustainable development
6. Take all necessary measures for protection, conservation, rehabilitation and improvement of the environment, and for prevention and control of pollution
7. Promotion of sustainable development

Location of activity


Current Projects contributing to Climate Change

1. Environmental Guidelines for the Establishment and Operation of Municipal Solid Waste Landfills.                                                                                                                                      2. Municipal Solid Waste Guidelines
3. Industrial Pollution and Environmental Laws
4. “Improvement of Urban, Industrial Environment in Peshawar” Pak-German Project 5. The Eight Asia-Pacific seminar on Climate Change

Contact Person

Director General Message Dr. Muhammad Bashir Khan
Environmental protection Agency Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa