The purpose of this project is to assist the Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) of the Executive Yuan organize activities related to the International Environmental Partnership and international cooperation. The results of the project are as follows:
A.Organized international environmental cooperation and promotion events and provided administrative assistance
Took part in 10 events designated by IA13. In addition to proposing advice for future promotion, the team drafted hybrid meeting SOP to ensure smooth execution of future conferences in the post-epidemic era.
Took part in three environmental cooperation events between Taiwan and Israel, one environmental protection cooperation hybrid conference between Taiwan and Turkey that aimed to extend partnership. Gathered environmental information on international organizations and agreements to provide the Taiwan EPA with possible future cooperation advice.
Furthermore, an International Environmental Affairs Workshop was held on Nov. 4, 2020 at The Place Taipei. Thirty-nine staff members from the Taiwan EPA and other agencies took part.
B.International environmental protection cooperation result consolidation and effectiveness promotion
Took part in various bilateral events, including an environmental video conference between Taiwan and Israel and an official call to the Israel Economic and Cultural Office in Taipei; supplied necessary pantries, gifts, necessary documents and arranged interpreting assistance.
Furthermore, to promote the international cooperation results of the Taiwan EPA and strengthen the connection with international partners, five sets of graphs targeting ‘pollution without boundaries’ and ‘new year’ were designed. The IEP website, past events and partner database were updated based on actual execution of events. With 30 partner countries and 140 people attending, a total of nine events under Taiwan-US environmental protection cooperation and the IEP were held in 2020.