MoE Views the Link Between Natural Resource Preservation and Community Livelihood

Minister of Environment reminded his staff of crucial link between the preservation of natural resources and community livelihood – a priority can be made possible by line local authorities.

Capacity building for and intimate cooperation of line local authorities, according to Environment Minister H.E. Say Samal, is indispensable driving force to further promote quality balance of ecological system for lasting social welfare and community livelihood.

H.E. Say Samal made the point when closing the recent 2017 environment work review at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh.

The sub-national bodies, he added, also have the role to promote collaboration with partners as well as civil society organisations.

While congratulating the achievements of his staff for 2017, he also encouraged continuing support from development partners to accomplish environmental sustainability goal, thus reducing poverty.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press