Environmental Impact Assessment
- IA Topic : Environmental Impact Assessment
Evaluation of Soil Organic Matter Balance Methods as Practice-applicable Tools for Environmental Impact Assessment and Farm Management Support (SOMpatic)
Excerpt:An international workshop on the evaluation of soil organic matter balance methods (SOM balances) will take place on 20-22 November, 2013 in Giessen, Germany.
Excerpt:As a result of the review and public consultation process that has started in 2010, the Commission adopted a proposal for a new Directive on 26 October, 2012 to amend the current Directive. ...
Excerpt:The German EIA Association (UVP-Gesellschaft) offers an award for high level early career research (master/ diploma thesis, Ph.D. research, up to the age of 38 years) related to environmental impact assessment, strategic environmental assessment, sustainability impact assessment and similar assessment approaches.
Excerpt:Several European Member States are facing infringement proceedings for breaching European EIA laws. Ireland is taken to court for the third time, this year for excluding demolition work from the Irish law. Other court cases address Italy, Cypris and Poland. Furthermore, the Commission issued 17 final warnings for 13 countries.
Excerpt:A LIAISE Session on "Use and relevance of Modelling for Environmental Impact Assessments" will be held at the International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, as part of the theme "Participatory Decision Making, User-centered design and Modelling Social Systems". ...
Excerpt:The German EIA Association (UVP-Gesellschaft) offers an award for high level early career research (master/diploma thesis, Ph.D. research) related to environmental impact assessment, strategic environmental assessment, sustainability impact assessment and similar assessment approaches.
Excerpt:In the project iSword ("Innovative Toolbox: Development of an EIA tool for Poland"), FUB researchers have developed a simple IA tool for assessing the impact of policies on climate change. This tool models the different sources of GHG emissions in Poland. ...
Excerpt:TEEB is a major study to draw attention to the economic benefits of biodiversity and ecosystem services and to highlight the growing costs of biodiversity loss. It aims to help drawing together expertise from the fields of science, economics and policy to enable practical actions moving forward.
Excerpt:Little attempts have been made to explain variation in EU law compliance among the CEE countries. Analyzing the implementation of the so-called Environmental Impact Assessment Directive, the PhD thesis will explore to which extent theoretical approaches explaining compliance variation within the “old” EU-15 can be applied to the "new" EU-8.
Proposed date of finalization:06/2014