Social impact assessment and EIA
As social impact assessments (SIAs) are increasingly combined with environmental impact assessment (EIA), Fraser Paterson, from Xodus Group, discusses approaches to and the importance of SIAFor some projects, community and wider stakeholder opposition to a development can often represent a major risk to schedule and may even become a showstopper. EIAs often fail to adequately address the
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