The Gambia’s environment and natural resources basis are sustainably managed and protected as contribution to social and economic wellbeing of its people and reduces the impacts of climate change.

Mission Statement

  • To promote long-term environmental sustainability through collaborative planning, public awareness campaigns and capacity building of stakeholders.
  • To mainstream climate change into the economic development process and promote food security for the Gambia by provision of timely and accurate climate information.
  • To promote biodiversity conservation by increasing terrestrial, inland water, coastal and marine protected areas and strengthen management effectiveness of existing and planned PAs.