8017. EIA Inspection Project Georgia II

The Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment (I&M) has invited the Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) to submit a project proposal for providing assistance to the government of Georgia specifically, the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Forestry (MoE).

Significant details

This project  builds upon a  project funded by I&M that was implemented in the period January 2014 – April 2015, that focussed on development of EIA, inspection and advice on EIA for a large scale hydropower project. The main purpose of this project is to support the MoE with the implementation of the EU SEA / EIA directive (2004) in order to contribute to improved decision-making by integrating environmental concerns and sustainable development principles into the elaboration of government plans and projects. In addition, this project will support the MoE in the development of sustainable hydropower, through capacity development on SEA, EIA and inspection.


Parties involved

Chairman of the working group: mr R. Rabbinge

Technical secretary: mr A.J. Kolhoff

Further details

Started: 01 Mar 2015
Completed: Ongoing


Natural resources management

Country/region/theme: Georgia

Last modified: 26 Mar 2018