IEMA Summary of EC Proposals for Updated EIA Directive

23rd May 2013


The European Commission launched its proposal to amend the EIA Directive (2011/92/EU) on Friday 26th October. This webinar provided members with an run through of what was proposed, including:

  • Mandatory screening and scoping;
  • A requirement for of reasonable alternatives and monitoring; and
  • Coverage of climate change adaptation, health and ecosystem services.

Find out why the Commission’s document specifically recognises IEMA’s input into the public consultation phase of the review process and how we plan to ensure members have further opportunity to improve the proposals over the coming year.

This webinar was presented by Josh Fothergill, IEMA’s Policy & Practice Lead on Impact Assessment on Wednesday the 31st October 2012.


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