7287-01. MoU BNEE-NCEA 2019-2022 - Niger

In February 2019, the Nigerien Ministry of Environment and the NCEA signed a protocol for collaboration (2019 - 2022), expressing their intention to cooperation on various topics related to environmental impact assessment. 

Advisory reports and other documents

22 Feb 2019: Other
Rapport de mission-Séances de travail sur législation environnementale nigérienne 4-8 fev 2019
23 Sep 2019: Other
Rapport de mission-Atelier sur procédures d’EE au Niger 2-8 sept 2019

Significant details

Together, the two parties are developing a multiannual work plan, which foresees activities on: 

  • Legislation on ESIA/SEA
  • Training of trainers
  • Increasing professional exchange
  • Coaching of an SEA process
  • And of course independent advice on individual ESIAs. 
The staff of the National Office for Environmental Assessment (BNEE) and the CNEE worked in various working sessions on environmental legislation. A training on the ESIA process was organized in 2019, and in 2020 the two institutions and a consultant funded by the IFDD collaborated on the development of a guide on taking into account Climate Change in EE.

Parties involved

Members of the working group

Mr D. Bitondo, PhD
Mr R. Slootweg

Technical secretary: Mr S.J. Teeuwen

Further details

Country: Niger

Last modified: 28 Jan 2021