vision statement

To be a Nation that develops in harmony with her environment.


mission statement

To ensure environmental protection, natural resources conservation and sustainable development.

  1. Securing a quality environment conducive for good health and well being of fauna and flora.
  2. Promoting sustainable use of natural resources.
  3. Restoring and maintaining the ecosystem, ecological process and preserve biodiversity.
  4. Raising public awareness and promoting understanding of linkages of the environment.
  5. Cooperating with relevant MDAs, the private sector, NGOs, and International organizations on environmental matters.

Welcome to Federal Ministry of Environment

Environment is your life, keep it safe!

Since its establishment, the Ministry has impacted on raising the issue of environmental consciousness in the minds of Nigerians as well as the interface with the Global environmental best practices. It has focused on involving innovative strategies that emphasize the use of environmental re - engineering as a veritable tool for job creation, poverty eradication, ensuring food security, encouraging sustainable economic development and general improvement in the livelihood of Nigerian populace.

FMEnv Initiatives

Ogoni Cleanup
Remediation of Hydrocarbon Impacted Sites in Ogoniland
Green Bonds
Fixed income securities issued to finance projects that have a positive impact on the environment and provide solutions to climate change
Great Green Wall Programme
A Pan-African initiative conceived to address land degradation and desertification, boost food security and support communities to adapt to climate change in the Sahel-Sahara region of Africa
Nigerian Erosion & Watershed Management Project
To reduce vulnerability to soil erosion in targeted sub-catchments
Clean Energy Initiatives
In fulfillment of the Federal Republic of Nigeria's obligation to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.