Documents

Document type
Statement
Publication date (of file/URL)
30 December 2020

Adoption of the law for the establishment of Mount Haramoun Nature Reserve (Law No. 202 dated
30/12/2020).

Document type
Statement
Publication date (of file/URL)
5 May 2020

Adoption of the law for the establishment of Nmayrieh Nature Reserve (Law No.169 dated 05/05/2020).

Document type
Statement
Publication date (of file/URL)
5 May 2020

Adoption of the law for the establishment of Abbassieh Coast Nature Reserve (Law No. 170 dated 05/05/2020).

Document type
National Report
Publication date (of file/URL)
1 January 2020

The annual report on monitoring and conservation of marine turtles in Lebanon presents the results of the survey done during the 2019 sea turtles nesting season. This year, the monitoring effort covered 22 km of the Lebanese sandy beaches, allowing to find new important marine turtles nesting sites

Document type
Statement
Publication date (of file/URL)
30 April 2019

Law 127 dated 30/4/219: authorizing the Government of Lebanon to join the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Biological Diversity in the Mediterranean under Barcelona Convention (which is the amendment of the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas that the Government of Lebanon

Document type
Statement
Publication date (of file/URL)
30 April 2019

The protected areas framework law number 130 dated 30/4/2019

National monitoring programme for marine Biodiversity in Lebanon
Document type
National Report
Publication date (of file/URL)
1 January 2019

The Ecosystem Approach (EcAp) is a strategy for the integrated management of land, water and living resources that promotes conservation and sustainable use in an equitable way, as stated by the Convention of Biological Diversity. This process aims to achieve the Good Environmental Status (GES) in

Legal framework for marine protected areas
Document type
Factsheet
Publication date (of file/URL)
1 January 2019

This document focuses on the Lebanese effort to establish MPAs and thus achieving Aichi Target 11.. The fact sheet synthesizes the national legal framework and is structured around five fundamental questions: which laws apply to MPAs, which authorities are responsible for MPAs, which are the MPAs in

Sixth National Report
Document type
National Report
Publication date (of file/URL)
1 January 2019

In decision XIII/27, COP 13 adopted guidelines, including reporting templates, for the sixth national report which was due 31 December 2018. The sixth national reports will provide a final review of progress in the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and towards the Aichi

Management Plan for the Jounieh proposed Marine Protected Area
Document type
National Report
Publication date (of file/URL)
1 January 2018

This document represents the proposed management Plan of the Jounieh Nature Marine Reserve (JNMR). It aims at providing, in addition to the description of the status of the nature marine reserve and of its main challenges, a clear vision and operational objectives of the proposed management measures