Strengthening EIA in Asia - Based on seven-country study in Asia -

Event: IAIA16
Date: May 11, 2016, Nagoya, Japan

Most of the East and Southeast Asian countries are about finalizing establishment of basic EIA system. However, they still need to strengthen its implementation and further establishment of EIA related policies and guidelines.
Existing activities on strengthening EIA by ADB, IFC, JICA, UNDP, USAID, USEPA, WB, and others in Asia
IGES study Identifies common challenges and opportunities to strengthen EIA in Asia based on a study in seven Asian countries (Cambodia, Indonesia, Korea, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam) supported by Ministry of the Environment, Japan from August 2014 to April 2016.