EIA Workshops


Current Trends and Practices in EIA 26-28 December, 1996

A 3 day workshop on "Current Trends and Practices in EIA" was conducted at WII.

The major objectives of the workshop were to :

arrow Arrive at a common understanding of the role and scope of EIA
arrow Review recent trends, key issues and emerging directions for Ecological Impact Assessment
arrow Examine the contributions of EIA in problem solving and decision making.
arrow Improve the efficacy of EIA as a valuable tool in conservation of biodiversity resources.

The workshop brought together planners, consultants, environmental engineers, scientists, foresters, resource managers and decision makers to share and collate experience, insight and opinions on varying aspects of EIA.

Training Programme on Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Energy Sector during (3 - 5 August 2015)

Training Programme on Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Road and Rail Transportation Projects for Promoting Smart Green Infrastructure during (17 – 19 February 2016)

Training Programme on Eco-friendly Measures to Mitigate Impacts of Rail Projects on Wildlife (15 - 17 June 2017)

Professional Development Programme for Enhancing EIA Effectiveness (25th February 2019 to 8th March 2019)

Building Capacity for Conserving and Managing Natural Capital during the Planning and Implementation of Transportation Projects in South Asia (15th to 19th July 2019)