On the eve of World Environment Day, which is celebrated on 5th June, Marc Rossell, Director of the Department of Environment of the Government of Andorra, announced at the press conference the results of environmental studies of the principality for 2016. This document is updated annually and includes key indicators in the area of environmental …More
The Minister of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development of Andorra Silvia Calvó presented new mobile waste collection centers, which will move through all administrative districts of the principality. Mobile centers will select such types of waste as used cartridges, batteries, incandescent lamps, etc.
In total, eight mobile centers will be launched – one …More
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The Ministry of Environment of Andorra launches a campaign to intensify selective waste collection. An appropriate program was presented by the Minister of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development of Andorra, Silvia Calvo. This program is a part of the state plan for waste management until 2020.
The campaign will start with the sale of products in …More
On 24th March Ambassador of Andorra to the United Nations, Elisenda Vives, officially submitted documents on the ratification of Paris Agreement to the UN headquarters in New York.
The agreement replaced the Kyoto Protocol, and was adopted in December 2015 at the UN conference, when 195 countries-participants of the forum agreed not to …More
Andorra joined the international program to improve the ecology of the rivers of the European Regional Development Fund. The program Interreg Sudoe Iberiver supports countries in South-Eastern Europe by funding research projects on climate change impacts, as well as projects related to reducing environmental risks.
The program brings together various institutions of Spain and Portugal, dealing …More
The volume of surface waters in Andorra of high quality in 2016 was 86%. The remaining 8% of water has acceptable quality, 3% – poor quality and 3% – very poor quality, reported the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development of Andorra on the eve of the celebration of World Water Day on 22d …More
A smog cloud of dust air from Africa gripped most of the Iberian Peninsula and reached Andorra. This led to a pollution in the air quality and cloudiness. The maximum PM10 particle concentration (148.5 mg / m3) has been recorded today at 10.00 am, from 10.30 am the level of the smog decreased, but during …More
Andorra and Costa Rica signed an agreement on the protection of nature during the UN Climate conference in Marrakech on 14th November. The potocol of understanding on environmental protection and biodiversity was signed by the Minister of the Environment of Andorra Silvia Calvó and her colleague, the Minister of Environment of Costa Rica, Edgar …More
Andorra initiated measures to overcome the effect of climate change in the mountain areas. The initiative was announced by the Andorran delegation at the event, which took place on 14th November in Marrakech as part of the UN climate conference. The event was organized with the support of the United Nations Organization.