Evaluating Environmental and Social Impact Assessment in Developing Countries
  • Release Date : 17 July 2018
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 229 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128150474
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Download or read book entitled Evaluating Environmental and Social Impact Assessment in Developing Countries by author: Salim Momtaz which was release on 17 July 2018 and published by Elsevier with total page 229 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Evaluating Environmental and Social Impact Assessment in Developing Countries, Second Edition, outlines an evaluation framework that supports environmental professionals, researchers and academics in evaluating the effectiveness of impact assessment within limited budgets, promotes standardization across the field, and helps determine if Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is achieving its intended goal of sustainable development. Using Bangladesh as a case study, the book discusses key processes, highlights the need for an integrated, holistic approach, outlines the current institutional framework, and discusses environmental impact, social impact, community participation, and the implementation of mitigation measures. This new edition provides a fully updated picture of both recent changes and ongoing development in process, such as the growth in social wellbeing, community participation and enhanced auditing. Finally, the challenges still facing EIA and SIA evaluation are addressed as robustly as possible. Outlines the latest updates on how EIA and SIA outcome assessment systems are being incorporated Highlights the surge in growth of community participation in EIA and gives valuable insights into the methods and techniques being used to successfully harness this phenomenon Provides updated case studies that demonstrate how the evaluation framework has been applied, revealing the challenges, changes, failures and successes that have taken place on these projects since the first edition

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