ECD to boost internal capacity on Environment Act enforcement

The Environment Inspection Unit of the Environment and Conservation Division (ECD) had conduct a training to the new officers on the Environment Act. The training is aimed at enhancing the capacity of the new officers of ECD to ensure they build and had confident in enforcing the provisions of the Environment Act.

As a key enforcement arm of ECD  this training is one of the key responsibilities of the Environment Inspection Unit to support, improve and strengthen ECD effort and capacity in law enforcement. The training ran for half day and was attended by the new officers including few existing staff who need refresher training on the Environment Act. The content of the training does not restrict to the Environment Act enforcement procedures but also cover the relevant contents of the National Conditions Services as well as customer services which were delivered by the Senior Assistant Secretary of MELAD who also participated in the training.