The Access Initiative

Ministerio de ambiente y recursos naturales (MARN) is a public body responsible for formulating and implementing policies relating to the environment. MARN's function is to design, establish, implement and monitor national and sectoral environmental policies. MARN observes and enforces the rules concerning conservation compliance, protecting and improving the environment, sustainability and natural resources in the country, and the human right to a healthy and ecologically balanced environment. The Ministry aims to ensure strict compliance with laws, administrative integrity, and proper investment of public funds.