The mandate of the Ministry of Environment &  Climate Change is to develop the Climate Change sector, protect, conserve and manage the environment through sustainable development aimed at eradication of poverty, improving living standards, and ensuring that a protected and conserved environment is available.


To be a leading resilience in the Climate Change development, and promotion of a sustainable environment for the improved livelihood of Somaliland people.


The mission of the Ministry to promote and develop Climate Change is rsilience , conserve, protect and sustainably manage the environment and natural resources for national development.

Core Values 

Honesty: Honesty and sincerity are an integral part of our operations. We shall uphold these through strict adherence to the moral principles underlying all our policies.
Transparency: We shall always endeavor to be transparent, answerable, and liable at all times.
Accountability and Credibility: We subscribe to the highest level of professional integrity, control, transparency, and accountability geared towards the promotion of sound management
Professionalism Integrity and Ethics: Uphold professionalism, integrity, and ethics in all our activities
Teamwork and Commitment: We cherish a participatory approach to work, uphold teamwork, and a strong commitment to duty and service delivery. We seek individual, corporate, and community contributions as well as recognize the same in pursuit of our objectives
Results-oriented: We aim to be results-oriented and use our vantage position to ensure equity, balanced growth, and optimal mobilization and allocation of resources in the country aimed at improving the citizens’ standards of living.
Innovativeness: We thrive on creativity and ingenuity. We seek the innovations and ideas that can bring a positive change. We value the creativity that is focused, data-driven, and continuously improving based on results.
Engagement of all stakeholders: Active engagement of all stakeholders including the community members, youth, NGO partners, and Government of Somaliland relevant public institutions