green cooling initiative: Government Institution

Tunisia Agence Nationale de Protection de l'Environnement

As part of ANPE, NOU Tunisia is committed to ozone and environmental protection.

The National Ozone Unit is the focal point of the Montreal Protocol, it was created in Tunisia in 1990 within the National Environmental Protection Agency.

The NOU´s mission is

  • Monitoring the implementation of the Parties' decisions
  • Prepare investment projects for ODS phase-out and monitoring
  • Submit consumption data for ODS in Tunisia to the Ozone Secretariat in accordance with Article 7 of the Protocol and to the Executive Committee
  • Represent Tunisia at meetings of the Parties, the Executive Committee, the Implementation Committee, the Open-ended Working Group and the African Network of National Coordinators of Ozone Layer Protection Programmes
  • Control the import of ODS into Tunisia
  • Chairing the meetings of the National Commission for the Protection of the Ozone Layer for the allocation of import quotas
  • Organize awareness-raising activities aimed at both the general public and industry
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