20 August 2018

SEA for Manila Bay Masterplan?

manina bay coastlineManila, 13 -17 august. The city of Manila is growing fast, and faces major challenges in environmental management. In the next 3 years, the Philippine Government will be collaborating with the Dutch to develop a sustainable development masterplan for the Manila Bay. This august the NCEA met with the lead planning authorities to explore how SEA could strengthen the master planning process.

01 August 2018

Zambia preparing SEA regulation

zambia sea regulation workshopLusaka, 17-20 July 2018. The Zambian Government is currently preparing for the formulation of SEA regulation. Therefore, the Zambian environmental agency (ZEMA) together with WWF-Zambia organised a two-day meeting for CSOs and government agencies to to discuss the direction for the SEA regulation. The NCEA facilitated this meeting and contributed with more then 25 years of experience with the development of ESIA and SEA legislation. 

Prior to this meeting, the NCEA also conducted an ESIA review training for ZEMA staff from Lusaka and several of their local branches.