Department of Environment, Ministry of Health and Environment, Government of Antigua and Barbuda


  • Type Direct (National)
  • Date of accreditation 02 Oct 2017

The Department of Environment (DOE) under the Ministry of Health and the Environment of the Government of Antigua and Barbuda is a national entity and government agency whose core mandate is to perform its functions for sustainable environmental protection and management in Antigua and Barbuda, including the implementation of various multilateral agreements on environment and climate change

Accreditation timeline

Accreditation term 1

23 Oct 2018 - 22 Oct 2023

Accreditation date

02 Oct 2017

AMA execution date

28 Sep 2018

AMA effectiveness

23 Oct 2018

Term end date

22 Oct 2023

Entity details

  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • Environmental and social risk category
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A
    • Intermediation 3
    • Intermediation 2
    • Intermediation 1
  • Fiduciary standards
    • Basic
    • Project management
    • Grant award
    • On-lending/blending:
    • Loan
    • Equity
    • Guarantee
    • Blending



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News + Stories

Agreement bolsters Caribbean ability to weather climate disaster

28 Sep 2018 / GCF signed an agreement today with the Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, as the final step in the accreditation process for the country’s Department of Environment. 

GCF approves 11 projects at its final Board meeting of the year

02 Oct 2017 / The 18th meeting of the Board (B.18) approved funding for 11 climate finance initiatives during a three-day meeting in the Egyptian capital of Cairo.