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जनसंख्या तथा वातावरण मन्त्रालय

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शिलवन्दीदरभाउपत्र आव्हानको सूचना प्रथम पटक प्रकाशित मिति २०७४।६।१८ तेस्राे चाैमासिक तथा वार्षिक प्रगति समिक्षा एवं मन्त्रालयस्तरीय विकास समस्या समाधान समितिको बैठक सम्बन्धी प्रेश विज्ञप्ति मौजुदा सूचिमा दर्ता हुनका लागि दिइने निवेदनको ढाँचा आ.ब. २०७४/७५ को सूचि दर्ता सम्बन्धी सूचना प्रेस विज्ञप्ति (विश्व जनस‌ंख्या दिवश, 2074) विश्व जनसंख्या दिवस २०७४ को नारा प्रेस विज्ञप्ति (विश्व वातावरण दिवश, 2074) विश्व वातावरण दिवस २०७४ को नारा " प्रकृतिसँग हाम्रो सम्बन्ध; रहिरहोस् अनन्त " ("I am with Nature") विश्व वातावरण दिवस २०७४ सम्बन्धी छलफल तथा निर्णय वातावरण संरक्षण पुरस्कारका लागि अावेदन माग सम्वन्धी सूचना U.S. Embassy को वायु गुणस्तर मापन सम्वन्धी तथ्यांक प्राप्त गर्ने र US-EPA AirNow Community संग आवद्ध रहने सम्वन्धी समझदारी पत्र वातावरण संरक्षण नियमावली, २०५४ का संशोधनहरु Request for Expression of Interest (EoI) for the National Migration survey मोरक्कोको माराकेसमा सम्पन्न COP22, Side Events र अन्य वैठकहरुमा भएका सम्वोधन तथा निर्णयहरु । मा. जनसंख्या तथा वातावरण मन्त्री जयदेव जोशीज्यूले जलवायु परिवर्तन सम्वन्‍धी पक्षराष्ट्रहरुको २२ ‍‌औं सम्मेलन (COP22) मिति १६ नोभेम्वर २०१६ मा माराकेस मोरक्कोमा उच्चस्तरीय सत्रमा गर्नु भएको सम्वोधन । प्रेस विज्ञप्ति ( २०७३ मंसिर २१) मा. जनसंख्या तथा वातावरण मन्त्री जयदेव जोशीज्यूले मिति १३ अक्टोवर २०१६ मा मोनट्रेयल प्रोटोकलको २८ औ पक्ष रास्ट्रहरुको बैठक किगाली, रुवान्डामा गर्नुभएको सम्बोधन राष्ट्रिय अनुकूलन योजना तर्जुमाको लागि प्रस्तावित सङ्कटासन्नता र जोखिम लेखाजोखाको मस्यौदा प्रारुपमा सुझाव सङ्कलनको लागि सार्वजनिक सूचना आ.ब. ०७३।०७४. को लागि सूची दर्ता सम्वन्धी विवरण आ.व. २०७२।०७३ को का.स.मू. फारम मूल्यांकन गरिएका मन्त्रालय र अन्तरगत निकायहरुका कर्मचारीहरुको विवरण वातावरणीय प्रभाव मूल्यांकन प्रतिवेदन सुझाव समितिमा रहने वातावरण विज्ञहरुको सूची (Roster) को लागी दरखास्त आह्वान सम्बन्धी सूचनाको म्याद थपिएको सम्वन्धमा । स्वाचालित मौसमी केन्द्रका लागि उपकरणहरुको आपूर्ति तथा जडान सम्वन्धी शीलवन्दी दरभाउपत्र आव्हान (प्रथम पटक प्रकाशित मिति २०७३।४।२०) प्लाष्टिकको झोला उपयोगमा प्रतिवन्ध लगाइएको सम्बन्धि मन्त्रालयको अनुरोध वातावरणीय प्रभाव मूल्यांकन प्रतिवेदन सुझाव समितिमा रहने वातावरण विज्ञहरुको सूची (Roster) को लागी दरखास्त आह्वान सम्बन्धी सूचना । वातावरण दिवस मुल समारोह समिति वातावरण संंरक्षण पुरस्कारका लागि आवेदन मागसम्बन्धी सूचना EOI Notice GHG Inventory पारमाणविक पदार्थको नियमन सम्बन्धी निर्देशिका,२०७२ नेपाल सरकारको सूचना प्रविधि प्रणाली (व्यवस्थापन तथा संचालन ) निर्देशिका, २०७१ आ.व. २०७२|७३ को सूची दर्ताको विवरण जोखिम भत्ता व्यवस्थापन कार्यविधि २०७२ EOI for National Policy Specialist(NPS) EbA South Project TOR for National Policy Specialist(NPS) EbA South Project रणनैतिक वातावरणीय मूल्यांकन बारे छलफल सूची दर्ता गर्ने सम्बन्धमा सूचना प्रविधि पार्क संचालन तथा व्यवस्थापन निर्देशिका, २०७२ Notice for Institutional Legal, Gender and Socio- economic Expert for NIP Update

कार्यक्रम

Jun 05

World Environment Day June 5, 2017

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पिसिवी र पप्स

 

नेपालमा पिसीवि र पप्स पेस्टीसाइडहरुको वातावरण मैत्री व्यवस्थापन

 

Medium Size Project (MSP) on

“Environmentally Sound Management of PCBs and POPs Pesticides in Nepal”

– MOEST/UNIDO Joint project with the GEF’s provision of 1:1 Co-finance

 

 

MSP - Project Objectives

  • Environmentally sound management practices for PCBs and
  • Gradual phase-out and disposal of existing old stocks of PCB-containing equipment and wastes

 

Background

  • POPs Enabling Activities for the Implementation of the Stockholm Convention in Nepal Agreement signed between UNIDO and then MOPE - March 2003
  • National Implementation Plan (NIP) Prepared – 2006
  • Ratification of Stockholm Convention – Oct 2007
  • MSP document prepared and submitted to GEF through UNIDO - 2009

 

Nepal’s situation

  • Least developed country;
  • NIP prepared;
  • SC ratified by the Parliament
  • Nepal became Party to SC in 2007
  • Commitment of Co-finance (1:1) to be fulfilled and the evidence to be produced to the GEF

 

Project duration: 2011 – 2013

 

Budget:                         

GEF :                                                      US $ 8,80,000

Co-finance (In-kind contribution) :   US $ 8,80,000

 

UNIDO: UN Executing agency of GEF

 

Committees:

Stockholm Convention Implementation Steering Committee Implement (18 members) under the Chair of Secretary, MOEST and Stockholm Convention Focal Point (Joint Secretary level) & National Project Coordinator (NPC) of MSP as Member Secretary: 3 meetings have taken place ( July 2011, August 2012 & January 2013)

Project Management Technical Committee (PMTC) under the Chair of NPC and Pollution Section Chief as Member Secretary (two meetings: first one in April 2012 for discussion on PCBs Management Guidelines and second one as Policy Round Table meeting in April 2012 with PMTC members and other stakeholders for PCBs guidelines finalization)

 

 Activities so far:

  • Planning Workshop (April 2011)
  • First Steering Committee Meeting (July 2011)
  • Trainers’ Training (TOT) on PCBs inventory and determination (Nov 2011)
  • Policy Round Table Meeting (April 2012) for finalization of PCBs Guidelines
  • Joint Visit to Potential Interim Storage Sites (May 2012) with authorities from UNIDO and MOEST and UNIDO Project Team
  • Inventory preparation and collection of transformer oil samples (April 2012 – July 2012): Inventory of more than 2500 transformers prepared and nearly 2100 oil samples collected; among which 1900+ were analysed
  • Final draft of Policy Document and Guidelines for PCBs Management prepared and submitted to MOSTE 
  • PCBs determination using Dexsil testkits (June -July 2012): 15 power transformers and 186 distribution transformers found PCBs contaminated (at >50 ppm)
  • Awareness/Training at NEA Transformer maintenance workshops for maintenance personnel (June 2012)
  • Second Steering Committee Meeting (August 2012)
  • Technical Vendor Seminar (August 2012) for vendors to present their technologies on PCBs treatment/decontamination
  • ToR preparation to post in the web for bidders to submit their proposals for PCBs treatment /decontamination (September 2012)
  • Seven oil samples sent for PCBs analysis in GC MS in an accreditated laboratory in India (Vimta lab in Hyderabad)
  • Selection of an International Company (Vendor) for the Decontamination / Dechlorination of PCBs, by the committee represented by MOSTE, NEA and UNIDO in Vienna in Nov-Dec 2012.
  • Third Steering Committee Meeting (January 2013)

 

Activities ahead:

  • Endorsement of PCBs Management Guidelines (Guidelines already presented in PMTC & Policy Round Table meeting, sent to stakeholders for written comments and also presented in Steering Committee meeting)
  • Signing of MSP project document for formalizing the MSP activities, part of which are already completed
  • Evaluation of Technical proposals submitted by the vendors (in Vienna in Nov/Dec 2012)
  • PCBs Disposal / Decontamination activity: will be carried out by the selected vendor, within one year after signing of the contract between MOSTE, UNIDO and the selected vendor.

 

For MSP Implementation

MOSTE Team

Secretary: Steering Committee Chair

Joint Secretary and SC Focal Point: Member Secretary of SC & Chair of PMTC

Under Secretary (Tech) and Chief, Pollution Section: Member Secretary of PMTC

Chemist, Pollution Section: Desk Officer for MSP

 

UNIDO Project Team

Dr. Bhupendra Devkota, National Technical Expert (May 2011- till date); Project Manager (since August 2011)

Mr. Dipak Pd Upadhyay, Project Manager (May – August 2011)

Mr. Vikram Basyal, Policy Expert (May 2011 – April 2012)

Ms. Annu Rajbhandari, Inventory Coordinator (April – October 2012)

Ms. Shanti Karanjit Ojha, Advocacy Expert (April – June 2012)