نقطة الإرتباط الكويتية لمشاريع البيئة
Kuwait National Focal Point For Environmental Projects

Overview

KERP Stakeholder Entities:

Actual execution of the projects is the responsibility of different entities of the Government of the State of Kuwait “Stakeholders”,(identified in table 1 below) that have the necessary expertise and/or in whose physical locations the projects are being executed. The Stakeholders are involved in execution of the projects of the program, and long-term monitoring in accordance with the approved project plans by the UNCC Governing Council and abiding with the applicable laws and regulations of the State of Kuwait.  The Stakeholders employ field contractors to execute the projects.  KNFP coordinates the efforts of the various Stakeholders, overseeing the progress of the program, and reporting to the UNCC and to the Government of Kuwait on the appropriate use of the funds in the implementation of the program.

Supporting Entities:

The supporting Entities are involved in the Program to ensure that the KERP projects and their outcomes are in line with existing security and regulatory frameworks established by the Government of the State of Kuwait.

-   Ministry of Defense (MOD), which is responsible for disposing of unexploded ordnance and for certifying worksites cleared of UXO. 

-   Environment Public Authority (EPA), which is the environment regulatory body of the State of Kuwait.

 

 

 

Projects

Implementing Organization(s)

1

Remediation of Damaged Groundwater Water Resources

Ministry of Electricity and Water (MEW)

2

Remediation of Damaged Marine Resources

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)

3

Remediation of Damaged Terrestrial Resources:

 

 

     1- Remediation of areas damaged by military fortifications.

Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish resources (PAAF)

 

     2- Remediation of areas in and around wellhead pits.

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)

 

     3- Remediation of areas damaged by tarcrete.

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)

 

     4- Re-vegetation of damaged terrestrial ecosystem.

Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish resources (PAAF)

4

Remediation of oil lakes, oil trenches and oil spills

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)

5

Compensatory project for shoreline resources (Marine preserve)

Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish resources (PAAF)

6

Remediation of Damage at open burning / open detonation sites

(Camp Umm Al Russ)

Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish resources (PAAF)