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Working Group on EIA and SEA (Espoo Convention), 6th meeting

Working Group on EIA and SEA (Espoo Convention), 6th meeting

07 - 10 November 2016
Geneva Switzerland

Official Documents

Document Title ENG FRE RUS
Provisional agenda of the sixth meeting of the Working Group
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/3 >

 ENG

 FRE

 RUS

Report on the Working Group on its sixth meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/4

ENG FRE RUS

Draft decisions by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/5

ENG FRE RUS

Draft joint decisions by the Meetings of the Parties to the Convention  and the Protocol 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6

ENG FRE RUS

Draft decision on reporting and review of implementation of the Protocol 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/7

ENG FRE RUS

Draft review of implementation of the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/8

ENG FRE RUS

Draft review of implementation of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment and related safety aspects
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/9

ENG FRE RUS

Draft policy and legal guidance on land-use planning, the siting of hazardous activities and related safety aspects
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/10-ECE/CP.TEIA/2016/8

ENG FRE RUS
Draft technical guidance on land-use planning, the siting of hazardous activities and related safety aspects
ECE/CP.TEIA/2016/9 (advance copy)
ENG    

Draft Minsk declaration
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/L.2

ENG FRE RUS

Background documents

     

Report of the Working Group on Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment on its fifth meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/2

ENG FRE RUS
Informal notes of the Bureau meeting ENG    
Report of the sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention and the second session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/20-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4 
ENG FRE RUS

Decisions by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/20/Add.1-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.1
ECE/MP.EIA/20/Add.1/Corr.1-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.1/Corr.1

ENG

ENG

 FRE

FRE

 RUS

RUS

Decisions by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/20/Add.2-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.2
ENG FRE RUS
Decisions taken jointly by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention and the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention 
serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol (including the declaration)

ECE/MP.EIA/20-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.3
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its thirty–fifth session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2016/2
ENG FRE RUS

Report of the Implementation Committee on its thirty-sixth session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2016/4

ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference (Batumi, Georgia, 8-10 June 2016) ENG    
Document Title ENG FRE RUS
Provisional agenda of the sixth meeting of the Working Group
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/3 >

 ENG

 FRE

 RUS

Report on the Working Group on its sixth meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/4

ENG FRE RUS

Draft decisions by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/5

ENG FRE RUS

Draft joint decisions by the Meetings of the Parties to the Convention  and the Protocol 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6

ENG FRE RUS

Draft decision on reporting and review of implementation of the Protocol 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/7

ENG FRE RUS

Draft review of implementation of the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/8

ENG FRE RUS

Draft review of implementation of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment and related safety aspects
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/9

ENG FRE RUS

Draft policy and legal guidance on land-use planning, the siting of hazardous activities and related safety aspects
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/10-ECE/CP.TEIA/2016/8

ENG FRE RUS
Draft technical guidance on land-use planning, the siting of hazardous activities and related safety aspects
ECE/CP.TEIA/2016/9 (advance copy)
ENG    

Draft Minsk declaration
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/L.2

ENG FRE RUS

Background documents

     

Report of the Working Group on Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment on its fifth meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/2

ENG FRE RUS
Informal notes of the Bureau meeting ENG    
Report of the sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention and the second session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/20-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4 
ENG FRE RUS

Decisions by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/20/Add.1-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.1
ECE/MP.EIA/20/Add.1/Corr.1-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.1/Corr.1

ENG

ENG

 FRE

FRE

 RUS

RUS

Decisions by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/20/Add.2-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.2
ENG FRE RUS
Decisions taken jointly by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention and the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention 
serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol (including the declaration)

ECE/MP.EIA/20-ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/4.Add.3
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its thirty–fifth session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2016/2
ENG FRE RUS

Report of the Implementation Committee on its thirty-sixth session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2016/4

ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference (Batumi, Georgia, 8-10 June 2016) ENG    

Informal Documents

Document title  

 

Informal notes on the agenda (an overview of agenda items, associated documentation and actions to be taken by the delegates)
Note by the secretariat ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.1
ENG    

 

 

Status of ratification of the Convention, its amendments and its Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.2
ENG    
 

Workplan implementation status
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.3

ENG    
  Elements for draft decisions on the review of compliance of the Convention and of the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.4 - CANCELLED (not yet available)

 

   
  Elements for a draft report on Committee's activities 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.5
ENG    
 

Suggested improvements to the questionnaire on the implementation of the Convention and the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.6

ENG    
 

Aligning the authentic texts of the Protocol and the two amendments to the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.7

ENG    
  Summary report on technical assistance and capacity-building activities 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.8
ENG   RUS
  Draft practical guidance on reforming legal and institutional structures with regard to application of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.9
ENG RUS  
 

Draft programme and background of the brainstorming session on the future of the Convention and the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.10

ENG   RUS
  Draft programme and background of the workshop on the global application of the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.11
ENG    
 

Draft good practice recommendations on the application of the Convention to nuclear energy-related activities
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.12

ENG   RUS
  A needs assessment of further capacity building activities
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.13
ENG   RUS
  Draft programme and preparations for the 2017 sessions of the Meetings of the Parties
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.14
ENG    
  Draft overview of pros and cons of extending the interval between the sessions of the Meetings of the Parties 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.15
ENG    
  Information on the required nominations for officers for the period 2017-2020/2021
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.16
ENG    
         
  Other meeting documentation/background information:      
  Financial report up to 31 May 2016 (revised) ENG    
  Recent contributions to the trust fund of the Convention ENG    
  Note Verbale from the UNECE Executive Office on financial reporting ENG    
  Review of UNECE activities under the Espoo Convention and its Protocol on SEA (of July 2016) ENG    
  Management response to the review of UNECE activities ENG    
 

Opinions of the Implementation Committee, 2001-2017 (updated, English only)

ENG1    
 

Brochure on Strategic Environmental Assessment: Facts and Benefits

ENG   RUS
   IAIA informal pamphlets, "Fastips" ENG    
  Fact-sheet (pre-final draft): Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the Estonian National Development Plan of the Energy Sector until 2030
ENG
   
Document title  

 

Informal notes on the agenda (an overview of agenda items, associated documentation and actions to be taken by the delegates)
Note by the secretariat ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.1
ENG    

 

 

Status of ratification of the Convention, its amendments and its Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.2
ENG    
 

Workplan implementation status
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.3

ENG    
  Elements for draft decisions on the review of compliance of the Convention and of the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.4 - CANCELLED (not yet available)

 

   
  Elements for a draft report on Committee's activities 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.5
ENG    
 

Suggested improvements to the questionnaire on the implementation of the Convention and the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.6

ENG    
 

Aligning the authentic texts of the Protocol and the two amendments to the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.7

ENG    
  Summary report on technical assistance and capacity-building activities 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.8
ENG   RUS
  Draft practical guidance on reforming legal and institutional structures with regard to application of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.9
ENG RUS  
 

Draft programme and background of the brainstorming session on the future of the Convention and the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.10

ENG   RUS
  Draft programme and background of the workshop on the global application of the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.11
ENG    
 

Draft good practice recommendations on the application of the Convention to nuclear energy-related activities
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.12

ENG   RUS
  A needs assessment of further capacity building activities
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.13
ENG   RUS
  Draft programme and preparations for the 2017 sessions of the Meetings of the Parties
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.14
ENG    
  Draft overview of pros and cons of extending the interval between the sessions of the Meetings of the Parties 
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.15
ENG    
  Information on the required nominations for officers for the period 2017-2020/2021
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2016/6/INF.16
ENG    
         
  Other meeting documentation/background information:      
  Financial report up to 31 May 2016 (revised) ENG    
  Recent contributions to the trust fund of the Convention ENG    
  Note Verbale from the UNECE Executive Office on financial reporting ENG    
  Review of UNECE activities under the Espoo Convention and its Protocol on SEA (of July 2016) ENG    
  Management response to the review of UNECE activities ENG    
 

Opinions of the Implementation Committee, 2001-2017 (updated, English only)

ENG1    
 

Brochure on Strategic Environmental Assessment: Facts and Benefits

ENG   RUS
   IAIA informal pamphlets, "Fastips" ENG    
  Fact-sheet (pre-final draft): Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the Estonian National Development Plan of the Energy Sector until 2030
ENG
   

Presentations and Statements

Document Title
     
  Outcomes of the eight Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference ENG    
  Informal presentation of the meeting conclusions
- prepared by the secretariat
 
ENG    
 

Statement by the delegation of the Russian Federation

on the Progress of Ratification of the Espoo Convention by the Russian Federation and Harmonisation of the National Environmental Legislation with the Convention since April 2016 to date

ENG   RUS
 

Outcomes of the review of the UNECE activities under the Espoo Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context and its Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment

ENG    
 
WORKSHOP ON THE GLOBAL APPLICATION OF THE CONVENTION AND THE PROTOCOL
     
 

Introduction to the Espoo Convention and its Protocol on SEA

presented by Jiří Dusík, consultant to EIB

ENG    
 

The Espoo Convention and the SEA-Protocol in Practice, German Experiences

presented by Marianne Richter, German Environmental Agency


ENG
   
 

Good practice application of SEA Protocol for National Spatial Hydropower Plans in Slovenia

presented by Vesna Kolar Planinšič, Ministry of Spatial Planning and the Environment, Slovenia

ENG    
 

Regional economic and environmental cooperation in Southeast and Northeast Asia

presented by Jiří Dusík, Consultant to European Investment Bank

ENG    
 

Efforts of Introducing TEIA in NE Asia: Pilot Project b/w Mongolia and ROK

presented by Nankyoung Moon, Korea Environment Institute

ENG    
 

Evolving EIA/SEA experimentation with considerations of transboundary issues in china

presented by Prof. Li Wei, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University

ENG    
 

Cooperation in SEA and TbEIA for sustainable Development in lower mekong region

presented by Dung Pham Anh, Department of EIA&A

ENG    
 

EIA in CAMBODIA and Tranboundary EIA

presented by Danh Serey, Department of Environmental Impact Assessment, Ministry of Environment, Cambodia

ENG    
 

Trans-boundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the Mekong River Basin

presented by Truong Hong Tien, the Environmental Management Division Mekong River Commission

ENG    
 

Priority needs for technical assistance in implementing the Espoo Convention at national and transboundary levels: Central Asia

presented by Elena Santer, Environmental Affairs Officer Environment Division, UNECE

ENG   RUS
Document Title
     
  Outcomes of the eight Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference ENG    
  Informal presentation of the meeting conclusions
- prepared by the secretariat
 
ENG    
 

Statement by the delegation of the Russian Federation

on the Progress of Ratification of the Espoo Convention by the Russian Federation and Harmonisation of the National Environmental Legislation with the Convention since April 2016 to date

ENG   RUS
 

Outcomes of the review of the UNECE activities under the Espoo Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context and its Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment

ENG    
 
WORKSHOP ON THE GLOBAL APPLICATION OF THE CONVENTION AND THE PROTOCOL
     
 

Introduction to the Espoo Convention and its Protocol on SEA

presented by Jiří Dusík, consultant to EIB

ENG    
 

The Espoo Convention and the SEA-Protocol in Practice, German Experiences

presented by Marianne Richter, German Environmental Agency


ENG
   
 

Good practice application of SEA Protocol for National Spatial Hydropower Plans in Slovenia

presented by Vesna Kolar Planinšič, Ministry of Spatial Planning and the Environment, Slovenia

ENG    
 

Regional economic and environmental cooperation in Southeast and Northeast Asia

presented by Jiří Dusík, Consultant to European Investment Bank

ENG    
 

Efforts of Introducing TEIA in NE Asia: Pilot Project b/w Mongolia and ROK

presented by Nankyoung Moon, Korea Environment Institute

ENG    
 

Evolving EIA/SEA experimentation with considerations of transboundary issues in china

presented by Prof. Li Wei, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University

ENG    
 

Cooperation in SEA and TbEIA for sustainable Development in lower mekong region

presented by Dung Pham Anh, Department of EIA&A

ENG    
 

EIA in CAMBODIA and Tranboundary EIA

presented by Danh Serey, Department of Environmental Impact Assessment, Ministry of Environment, Cambodia

ENG    
 

Trans-boundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the Mekong River Basin

presented by Truong Hong Tien, the Environmental Management Division Mekong River Commission

ENG    
 

Priority needs for technical assistance in implementing the Espoo Convention at national and transboundary levels: Central Asia

presented by Elena Santer, Environmental Affairs Officer Environment Division, UNECE

ENG   RUS

List of Participants

List of Participants                                                                                                    ENG

List of Participants                                                                                                    ENG