March 2020

foto werk

13 March 2020

Corona virus and NCEA activities

Due to the Corona situation the secretariat of the NCEA will be operated ‘virtually’ in the period until April 6th.

February 2020


20 February 2020

New ESIA infographic

We recently developed an infographic of what a typical good ESIA process would look like in practice.

burundi newsbericht

10 February 2020

SEA introduction in Burundi

Bujumbura, 3-7 February. The NCEA and the environment agency OBPE in Burundi started collaborating on ESIA ten years ago, and was suspended several times, due to circumstances. Nevertheless, the cooperation has continued and is even expanding, now…

Myanmar Birma Landschaft Sonnenaufgang Morgen / by tpsdave / Pixabay

5 February 2020

Coaching starting document SEA - Myanmar

As part of NCEA's coaching of the SEA for the National offshore oil & gas strategy, we facilitated a workshop to discuss and agree on the SEA starting document.

esy map mali

3 February 2020

ESY mapping Mali - strengths and challenges of the ESIA system

A varied group of stakeholders in the ESIA process - the ministry of environment and its national directorates, other sector representation and with expert consultants - discussed enthusiastically during three days the strengths and challenges of…

January 2020

zambia solewezi

14 January 2020

Recommendations scoping ESIA Water Supply Project - Zambia

Although good efforts have been undertaken to develop the scoping report, it still falls short in outlining a clear process to guide the ESIA and stakeholder engagement. Also more information on alternative water sources is needd to justify a final…