Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Environmental Audit (EA)


Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is a systematic examination conducted to determine whether or not an activity or project will have any adverse impact on the environment. It is a tool which seeks to minimize adverse impacts on the environment and reduces risks, hazards and vulnerabilities at all stages of the project: planning, design, construction, operation and decommissioning.
Environmental Audit (EA) is an assessment of the extent to which there is adherence to a given EIA and its execution plan that is more commonly referred to as the Environment Management Plan (EMP).

EIA/EA Expert List

You can download the list of licensed EIA/EA experts 2016

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List of institutions authorized to offer EIA/EA training

Training institutions are expected to apply to NEMA to be authorized to offer EIA training.

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Course on Public Participation in EIA process

The course is organized into 3 modules that need to be taken in sequence.

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