Environmental Impact Assessment Information
General Resources on EIAs

This is a hub of information on Environmental Impact Assessments:

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW’s) “Guidebook for Evaluating Mining Project EIAs” Published June 29, 2010: http://www.elaw.org/mining-EIA-guidebook

Map of EIA Legislation Year Around the World (last updated 1997) http://homepages.ge.ucl.ac.uk/~mhaklay/eiaworld.htm

Environmental Impact Assessment Resources and Response Center, India: http://www.ercindia.org/

Discussion about EIA practices from around the TAI network: http://www.accessinitiative.org/law/node/903

Below are attachments from TAI partners regarding EIA laws and cases in their respective countries. The documents include:

1) A case study from of Kasese Cobalt in Uganda on Monitoring compliance and recommendations for EIA’s
2) A report on EIA laws in Chile

EIA compliance monitoring_KCCL Uganda.pdf326.12 KB
EIA laws_Chile_Respuesta EIA Inglés.doc145 KB