Current status of the ChEZ
The area of the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone and the Zone of Unconditional (Obligatory) Resettlement (the EZ and ZU(О)R) is 2600 km2.
The EZ and ZU(O)R is a territory with strictly restricted access and movement, which is controlled by a block of special laws and regulations. The status of the EZ and ZU(O)R is determined by the Ukrainian legislation, in particular, by the Law of Ukraine ‘On the Legal Regime of the Territory that was Subjected to the Radioactive Contaminated as a Result of the Chornobyl Accident’. In accordance with the current legislation: Continue reading Current status & Zoning of the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone
The Chornobyl Radiation and Ecological Biosphere Reserve was created according to the Decree of the President of Ukraine No. 174-2016 dated 26 April 2016 at the territory of Ivankiv and Polissia districts of Kyiv region within the Exclusion Zone and Zone of the Unconditional (Obligatory) Resettlement (EZ and ZU(O)R). Continue reading Objective and Tasks of the Reserve
As the main activity within the framework of the UNEP-GEF project concerns the problems of the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone, protection of the environment and biological diversity, the legislation base of the project consists of the following regulations:
Continue reading Legislation of Ukraine on nature protection
The main partners of the project “Conservation, Optimization and Management of Carbon and Biodiversity in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone” are:
- UN Environment Program (UNEP)
- Global Environment Facility
- Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
- State Agency of Ukraine for the Management of the Exclusion Zone. Continue reading Project partners
The materials in this section contain the main results of the UNEP-GEF project “Conservation, enhancement and management of carbon stocks and biodiversity in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone“. Continue reading PROJECT ACTIVITY
The implementation of the UNEP-GEF project is based on the international agreements aimed at the improvement of the state of the environment, implementation of the effective system of its protection, and at strengthening the institutional capacity of the management systems.
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