Results COP’18 on Biodiversity:  SEA for mainstreaming biodiversity in energy & mining sector.

10 December 2018

cop18 cbdOne of the results of the recent Conference of parties on Biodiversity in Egypt is the adoption of Strategic Environmental Assessment as one of the mainstreaming tools, especially in the energy and mining, infrastructure, manufacturing and processing sectors. We are very happy with this explicit attention to added value of impact assessment. In the coming year we will be working on providing guidance on the implementation.