Ensuring environmental impact assessment of proposed development projects

Conducting environmental impact assessment of development plans
Making complete analysis of environmental impacts of projects
Environmental impact assessment (EIA) is an evaluation used to predict and address the likely environmental and social consequences of a proposed activity such as a development project. They are usually legally required and enforced. Using EIAs facilitates the rejection of socially and environmentally unacceptable development projects.
EIAs were first made a legal requirement of all large proposed development in the USA, and have since been used by other countries.
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal