Title: EIA Guidelines for Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on a Project

Language: English

Type: Document

Nature: Guidelines

Published: May 25, 2019


Region: Global

Country: Global / Non-Specific

Topic: Climate-Smart

Keywords: Climate Smart

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Document Summary:

The guidelines provide instruction for government agencies and project proponents on how to evaluate climate risk in the context of environmental impact assessment (EIA). These guidelines are intended to facilitate an assessment of: (i) how climate change may impact a project and its surrounding environment, (ii) the implications that this may have for the performance and environmental consequences of the project, and (iii) the selection of appropriate adaptation and resilience measures to address climate-related risks.  


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EIA Guidelines for Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on a Project


Updated: May 25, 2021