Training Workshop on ‘Environmental Impact Assessment’
Date : 22-24 May 2017 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC will organize a Training Workshop on “Environmental Impact Assessment” within the framework of the Environment Capacity Building Programme (Environment-CaB) on 22-24 May 2017 in Ankara, Turkey. The main objectives of the workshop are as follows:

Objectives of the Workshop:

  • The concept of EIA within the framework of sustainability to the participants from OIC Member Countries;
  • Understanding Importance and procedural parameters to carry out an EIA on proposed projects;
  • Identify, predict, and analyze impacts on the physical environment, as well as social, cultural, and health impacts;
  • Capacity building to conduct EIAs as well as EIA reviews;
  • Acquire techniques for monitoring environmental impacts;
  • Avoid irreversible changes and serious damage to the environment;
  • Safeguard valued resources, natural areas and ecosystem components; and
  • Enhance the social aspects of the OIC member Countries;
  • Identify and quantify any potential losses or damage to flora, fauna and natural habitats;
  • Promote environmentally sound and sustainable development through the identification of appropriate enhancement and mitigation measures;
  • Promoting the use of EIA as a planning tool for OIC Member Countries.