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EIA/IC/CI/2 Azerbaijan

 
SUMMARY
Committee initiative (EIA/IC/CI/2) was opened at the Committee's 17th session further to specific compliance issue EIA/IC/SCI/2/10 with regard to Azerbaijan's obligations under the Convention concerning its national legislation. The Committee initiative on Azerbaijan was prompted by the country’s responses to the questionnaire on implementation of the Convention in the period 2006-2009, indicating that it lacked national legislation on the application of the Convention, and by the request from Azerbaijan for technical assistance from the Committee in that regard.
 
Decisions   
Decision IS/1c 
on compliance by Azerbaijan with its obligations under the Convention in respect of its national legislation
adopted at the intermediary sessions of the Meetings of the Parties to the Espoo Convention and the Protocol on SEA, Geneva, 5-7 February 2019
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Decision VI/2
adopted by the Sixth session of the of the Meetings of the Parties to the Espoo Convention and the Protocol on SEA, Geneva, 2-5 June 2014
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Decision V/4
adopted at the Fifth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Espoo Convention, Geneva, 20-23 June 2011
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Specific compliance issue EIA/IC/SCI/2/10 related to Azerbaijan and led to a Committee initiative (EIA/IC/CI/2) at the 17th session.
 
  17th session, 14 - 18 September 2009      
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2009/4 Report of the seventeenth session of the Implementation Committee ENG FRE RUS
  Meeting of the Parties to the Espoo Convention, 5th session, 20-23 June 2011, Geneva       
  The  Meeting of the Parties in its 5th session:      
 

 

  • Encouraged Azerbaijan to implement the recommendations of the second Environmental Performance Review (ECE/CEP/158) with respect to environmental impact assessment and strategic environmental assessment;
  • Welcomed the ongoing technical advice for the review of Azerbaijan’s legislation on environmental impact assessment.
     
  FOLLOW-UP TO DECISION V/4      
  Meeting of the Parties to the Espoo Convention, 6th session, 2-5 June 2014, Geneva      
  Report of the Meeting of the Parties on its sixth session (decision VI/2 on review of compliance) ENG FRE RUS
  FOLLOW-UP TO DECISION VI/2      
  Meeting of the Parties to the Espoo Convention, 7th session, 13-16 June 2017, Minsk      
  Report of the activities of the Implementation Committee to the Meeting of the Parties on its seveth session (ECE/MP.EIA/2017/4-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/2017/4) (see paras 30 - 35) ENG FRE RUS
  For the outcomes of the Committee’s deliberations since the seventh session of the Meeting of the Parties (Minsk, 13-16 June 2017), please see the Committee’s report on its forty-second session.      
ECE/MP.EIA/2017/8 Draft decision on the review of compliance with the Convention (paras 48-53) ENG    
ECE/MP.EIA/23 - ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/7 Report of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention on its seventh session and of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol on its third session (para 27) ENG FRE RUS
  39th session, 5 - 7 September 2017      
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2017/4 Report of the thirty-ninth session of the Implementation Committee (paras 32-35) ENG FRE RUS
  40th session, 5 - 7 December 2017      
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2017/6 Report of the fortieth session of the Implementation Committee (paras 13-18) ENG FRE RUS
  41st session, 13 - 16 March 2018      
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2018/2 Report of the forty-first session of the Implementation Committee (paras 15-19) ENG FRE RUS
  42nd session, 11 - 14 September 2018      
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2018/4 Report of the forty-second session of the Implementation Committee (paras 14-18) Advance copy ENG