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Taiwan Partnered with US and Philippines to Promote Environmentally Sound Management of Electronic Waste

October 1, 2018

The Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration partnered with US Environmental Protection Agency to sponsor the 2018 International E-Waste Management Network Workshop in Manila from September 24 to 28. . . read more....

Kids Making Sense – Understanding Air Quality and Raising Environmental Awareness

September 17, 2018

The 2018 Kids Making Sense workshop was held in Taoyuan City at Taoyuan Municipal Wu-Ling Senior High School on September 14, 2018.  It’s a collaboration program between . . . read more....

Taiwan EPA partnered with US EPA and Philippines DENR to host the Asia-Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network Annual Meeting in Manila, Philippines.

September 10, 2018

Taiwan EPA, US EPA and the Philippines Department of Environment and Natural Resources jointly hosted the seventh annual partnership meeting of the Asia-Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network (APMMN) from . . read more....

Eco-Campus Teacher Professional Development Workshop

July 16, 2018

The 2018 Eco-Campus Teacher Professional Development Workshop was held at Taipei
Nanmen Municipal Junior High School on July 13, 2018. The event was. . read more....

Air Quality Management Policy Exchange Workshop held in Taipei

June 4-7, 2018

In conjunction with Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy, Taiwan EPA and US EPA jointly hosted the Air Quality Management Policy Exchange Workshop from June 4th to 7th in Taipei. . read more....

GEEP Advisory Group and SE Asia/Pacific Meetings held in Taipei

May 30 to June 1, 2018

Under the collaboration of EPA Taiwan and US EPA, the 2018 GEEP Advisory Group and SE Asia/Pacific Planning Meetings were held from May 30th to June 1st, 2018 in Taipei. EPA Taiwan and US EPA invited more than 30 environmental education experts... read more....

Taiwan’s First Asia-Pacific Children’s Health Symposium held in Taipei

November 8-9, 2017

Taiwan’s first-ever Asia-Pacific Children’s Health Symposium was held on November 8-9, 2017, with participants including academics and top environmental and health policy makers from the U.S., Japan, Korea and Singapore. read more....

Global Environmental Education Partnership Meeting held in Washington, DC

October 16-17, 2017

The “Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) Meeting” jointly supported by EPA Taiwan and the U.S. EPA was held October 16-17, 2017 in Washington, DC. read more....

Jakarka Hosts the Seventh Meeting of International E-waste Management Network

October 2-6, 2017

The U.S. EPA, Taiwan’s EPAT and Indonesia’s Ministry of Environment and Forestry co-hosted the seventh annual meeting of the International E-Waste Management Network (IEMN) from October 2-6, 2017 in Jakarta, Indonesia. read more....

2017 IEPC Environmental Enforcement and Compliance Workshop

September 25-29, 2017

The EPAT’s Bureau of Environmental Inspection on September 25-29, 2017 held a five days’ workshop involving international exchanges of practical environmental auditing skills as part of the International Environmental Partnership initiative that was launched jointly by the U.S. read more....

2017 Circular Economy Global Forum made its grand debut in Taipei!

September 25-26, 2017

Taiwan strives to transformation waste into renewable resources, works toward circular economy, and to become the hot spot for circular economy in Asia. read more....

Taiwan and U.S. Environmental Chiefs Meet in Washington

September 19, 2017

In the first visit from a Taiwanese Cabinet member to Washington after U.S. President Donald Trump assumed office in January, Taiwan’s EPAT Minister Lee Ying–yuan met with Scott Pruitt, the 14th administrator of the EPA on September 20, 2017 read more....

U.S, Taiwan Renew Environmental Agreement in Washington

September 19, 2017

An agreement on environmental protection technical cooperation between Taiwan and the U.S. was renewed for the fifth time on September 19 2017 at the EPA’s headquarters in Washington DC . The renewed agreement was signed by James Kuang-jang Lee read more....

Taiwan-US Eco-Campus Partnership
Teacher Professional Development Workshop
New Taipei City

July 6-7, 2017

EPA Taiwan(EPAT), U.S. EPA and the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) co-hosted “The 2017 Taiwan-US Eco-Campus Teacher Professional Development Workshop” on July 6-7 at Micang Elementary School and XinTai Elementary School read more....

“The Sixth Asia Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network Partners Meeting” and “2017 Atmospheric Mercury Monitoring Training Workshop” Convenes

May 15-19, 2017

The U.S. EPA and Taiwan’s EPAT jointly convened “The Sixth Asia Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network Meeting” and the “2017 Atmospheric Mercury Monitoring Training Workshop” read more....

Asian Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Network

November 8-10, 2016

The Asian Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Network (AECEN), in collaboration with the Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration (EPAT) read more....

Sustainable Material Management

October 26, 2016

The 4th (2016) international conference on sustainable materials management (SMM) read more....

Global Environmental Education Partnership

October 17-23, 2016

The Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) Meeting will be held on Oct 17 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA. read more....

International E-waste Management Network

October 4-8, 2016

Organizer had been provided excellent training programs, via elements of successful E- waste management read more....

Sharing: Learn more about the 2016 Asia-Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network (APMMN) held in Bangkok, Thailand

July 26-29, 2016

Learn more materials and photographs about 2016 APMMN held in Bangkok. read more....

The Sixteen Nations Attend Asia-Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network Workshop

July 26-29, 2016

As a step forward of International Environmental Partnership founded in 2014, the two founding partners EPA and EPA Taiwan have collaborated for the first time with Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment (MNRE) read more....

2016 USA- Taiwan Eco-Campus Teachers Training Workshop

July 19, 2016

2016 USA- Taiwan Eco-Campus Teachers Training Workshop was held in Taipei Globaltown Business Center last Tuesday, July 12th by Taiwan EPA, under the assistance of National Wildlife Federation, which is in charge of implementing and coordinating Eco-Schools in the states read more....

Grand Opening of the Joint Center for Environmental Monitoring and Technology

June 14, 2016

The Asia-Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network (APMMN) is a joint project conducted by the Taiwan and US EPAs under the International Environmental Partnership (IEP) to provide read more....

Step Webinar with IEMN “Towards Solutions of the CRT Problem

June 7, 2016

The International E-Waste Management Network (IEMN), is a platform which the Taiwan and US EPAs have collaborated since 2011 to build global capacity for the environmentally read more....

The Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) Executive Committee Meeting in Bristol, UK

June 1, 2016

The GEEP was established in 2014. Over the past two years, the GEEP started with discussing its global role and position, and began to share and exchange with each read more....

International Environmental Partnership Promotes Multilateral Cooperation in Seven Fields

April. 8, 2016

In April 2014, EPA Minister Kuo-Yen Wei launched the International Environmental Partnership (IEP) at a ceremony attended by President Ma Ying-jeou and USA EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. The IEP is based upon close cooperation between Taiwan and the US and aims to promote multilateral and regional environmental partnerships with the goal read more....

Taiwan and US to Jointly Hold Air Quality Monitoring Camp

Feb. 19, 2016

In order to replicate the success of Taiwan and the US in promoting environmental education through the Kids Making Sense program, the EPAs of the two nations have decided to hold the 2016 Kids Making Sense International event in Thailand. On 19 February 2016, officials from the Taiwan and US EPAs, including Deputy Minister Shu­Chiang Fu, read more....

2015 Global Environmental Education Partnership Conference

Oct. 15, 2015

The Fourth Conference of the Global Environmental Education Partnership was held in San Diego on October 13th. This conference is organized by North American Environmental Education Association, with the support of Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. read more....

International E-waste Management Network Held Its 5th Annual Meeting to Discuss ...

Sep.23-24, 2015

The 5th International E-Waste Management Network (IEMN) workshop co-hosted by Environmental Protection Administration Taiwan, United States Environmental Protection Agency and Colombia Ministry of Environment and Sustainable read more....

Southeast Asian Countries Gathered in Bangkok to Develop Next Generation Environmental ...

Sep. 21-23, 2015

Organized by Environmental Protection Administration Taiwan (EPAT), United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) and the Asian Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Network (AECEN), the "Next Generation Compliance in Asia" conference took place on Sept. 21-23 in Bangkok. read more....

U.S. lauds Taiwan-launched environmental initiative

Aug. 11, 2015

A Taiwan-launched environmental initiative is a major program that has enabled countries to cooperate in environmental protection and exchange experiences, Jane Nishida, U.S. principal deputy assistant administrator for Environmental Protection Administration's Office of International and Tribal Affairs, said Monday. read more....

U.S. Eco-Campus Representatives visit Junyi School for Innovative Learning in Taitung

July 22, 2015

On July 22nd, delegation of eco-campus from United States visited Junyi School for Innovative Learning in Taitung. Vice principal, Mr. Anthony Cluver, introduced the core concept of Junyi's environmental education. Chairman read more....

Japan, Taiwan and United States co-host the Asia-Pacific Mercury Monitoring Network workshop...

June 23, 2015

Japan Society for Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Protection Administration Taiwan(EPAT) and United States Environmental Protection Agency(US EPA) co-host the Asia-Pacific Mercury read more....

The First Year Anniversary of International Environmental Partnership Exhibits in Songshan...

April 17, 2015

To inform the public about the results that has been achieved by International Environmental Partnership (IEP), Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) and American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) hold an achievement show read more....

Asia-Pacific Clean Air Partnership Launched to Fight Global Air Pollution

Aug. 9, 2014

he Cities Clean Air Partnership, the first major clean air certification and partnership program to encourage air quality protection in cities across the Asia-Pacific region, was launched today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration read more....