Environmental Impact Assessment for Developing Countries in Asia

Publication | December 1997
Environmental Impact Assessment for Developing Countries in Asia

This paper is an environmental impact assessment for countries in Asia. The purpose of this EIA processes is to provide information to decision makers and the public about the environmental implications of proposed actions before decisions are made.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Institutional Aspects of Environmental Impact Assessment in Asia
  • Methods for Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Approaches to Impact Prediction
  • Risk and Uncertainty in Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Economic Analysis
  • Social Assessment
  • Application of Expert Systems
  • Environmental Monitoring Program
  • Environmental Management Plan and Office
  • Preparing an Environmental Impact Assessment Report
  • Reviewing and Evaluating an EIA Report
  • Future Trends in Environmental Impact Assessment in Asia
  • Appendix: Using the Internet as an EIA Resource Tool