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Working Group on EIA and SEA (Espoo Convention), 1st meeting

Working Group on EIA and SEA (Espoo Convention), 1st meeting

24 - 26 April 2012
Geneva Switzerland

Official Documents

Document Title ENG FRE RUS

Annotated provisional agenda for the first meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/1

ENG FRE RUS

Report of the first meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/2

ENG FRE RUS
Item 8 of the provisional agenda
Promoting ratification and application of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment
     

Draft format for notification under article 10 of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment - Note by the secretariat
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/L.1

ENG FRE RUS

Draft simplified resource manual to support the practical application of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment - Note by the secretariat
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/L.2

ENG FRE RUS
Background documents

Report of the fifth session of Meeting of the Parties to the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/15

ENG FRE RUS
Corrigendum (to decision V/2)
ECE/MP.EIA/15/Corr.1
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the first session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/2
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its twenty-second session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2011/6
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its twenty-third session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2011/8
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its twenty-fourth session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2012/2
ENG FRE RUS

Review of Implementation of Espoo Convention (2006-9)
ECE/MP.EIA/16


ENG

 


FRE

 


RUS

Resource Manual to Support Application of SEA Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/17
ENG   RUS
Opinions of Implementation Committee, 2001-10 ENG FRE RUS
Document Title ENG FRE RUS

Annotated provisional agenda for the first meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/1

ENG FRE RUS

Report of the first meeting
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/2

ENG FRE RUS
Item 8 of the provisional agenda
Promoting ratification and application of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment
     

Draft format for notification under article 10 of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment - Note by the secretariat
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/L.1

ENG FRE RUS

Draft simplified resource manual to support the practical application of the Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment - Note by the secretariat
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/L.2

ENG FRE RUS
Background documents

Report of the fifth session of Meeting of the Parties to the Convention
ECE/MP.EIA/15

ENG FRE RUS
Corrigendum (to decision V/2)
ECE/MP.EIA/15/Corr.1
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the first session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/SEA/2
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its twenty-second session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2011/6
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its twenty-third session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2011/8
ENG FRE RUS
Report of the Implementation Committee on its twenty-fourth session
ECE/MP.EIA/IC/2012/2
ENG FRE RUS

Review of Implementation of Espoo Convention (2006-9)
ECE/MP.EIA/16


ENG

 


FRE

 


RUS

Resource Manual to Support Application of SEA Protocol
ECE/MP.EIA/17
ENG   RUS
Opinions of Implementation Committee, 2001-10 ENG FRE RUS

Unofficial Documents

  Document Title ENG FRE RUS
Item 1 Election of the Chair      
Item 2

Adoption of the agenda

     
 

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.2/2012/INF.1)

ENG    
Item 3 Participation      
  Informal notes of Bureau meeting, 31 January - 1 February 2012 ENG    
Item 4 Status of ratification      
 

Status at 12 March 2012 (rev. A)
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.2)

ENG    
Items 5-8 Implementation of the workplan activities
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.6)
ENG    
Item 5 Compliance and implementation      
 

Bringing into line the three authentic language versions of the Convention
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.3)

ENG    
 

Draft questionnaire on implementation
Proposal by the Implementation Committee (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.4)

ENG    
 

Timetable for review of implementation
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.5)

ENG    
  For information, checklist for financial institutions on projects with transboundary impacts produced by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development ENG   RUS
Item 6 Subregional cooperation and capacity-building      
  For information, including report, on Baltic Sea subregional workshop, 31 March - 1 April 2011, Espoo (Finland) ENG    
  For information, including report, on Baltic Sea subregional workshop, 27 - 28 October 2011, Sopot (Poland) ENG    
Item 7 Exchange of good practices      
  Application of the Convention to nuclear energy-related activities
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.7)
ENG    
  For more information, see the earlier Background paper by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/2011/5) ENG FRE RUS
  Also possibly see earlier Information on panel discussion on nuclear energy-related projects (revised on 31 May 2011), for MOP5 (ECE/MP.EIA/2011/INF.8). ENG   RUS
  And also possibly see earlier Informal list of nuclear energy-related activities in the UNECE region, first discussed at the 13th meeting of the Working Group on EIA, revised for MOP5 ENG    
Item 8 Promoting ratification and application of the Protocol on SEA      
  Programme of joint workshop on public participation in strategic decision-making
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.8)
ENG    
  IAIA informal pamphlets      
 

What is Impact Assessment

ENG    
 

Ethics

ENG    
  For information, including report, on Subregional training to provide assistance to countries of Central Asia in ratification of Protocol on SEA, 28 March - 1 April 2011, Almaty (Kazakhstan) (English & Russian) ENG    
  For information, including report, on Workshop to strengthen capacity for the development of EIA and SEA systems in Uzbekistan, with sharing of experiences from other countries in the implementation of the Espoo Convention and in particular its Protocol on SEA, 9 - 12 November 2011, Tashkent (English & Russian) ENG    
Items 9 & 12 Chair's Summary from the meeting between the representatives of the governing bodies of the ECE Environmental Conventions and the Committee of Environmental Policy, 22 November 2011, Geneva ENG    
Item 9 Budget, financial arrangements and financial assistance      
  Biannual financial report to 31 December 2011 ENG    
  Recent contributions to the trust fund of the Convention
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.9)
ENG    
  Financial strategy
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.10)
ENG    
Item 10 Staffing of the secretariat      
Item 11 Preparations for 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      
Item 12 Inputs to related international processes      
 

Outcomes of the Seventh “Environment for Europe” Ministerial Conference and the Regional Preparatory Meeting for Rio+20
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.11)

ENG    
Item 13 Other business      
Item 14 Presentation of the main decisions taken and closing of the meeting  
  Document Title ENG FRE RUS
Item 1 Election of the Chair      
Item 2

Adoption of the agenda

     
 

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.2/2012/INF.1)

ENG    
Item 3 Participation      
  Informal notes of Bureau meeting, 31 January - 1 February 2012 ENG    
Item 4 Status of ratification      
 

Status at 12 March 2012 (rev. A)
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.2)

ENG    
Items 5-8 Implementation of the workplan activities
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.6)
ENG    
Item 5 Compliance and implementation      
 

Bringing into line the three authentic language versions of the Convention
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.3)

ENG    
 

Draft questionnaire on implementation
Proposal by the Implementation Committee (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.4)

ENG    
 

Timetable for review of implementation
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.5)

ENG    
  For information, checklist for financial institutions on projects with transboundary impacts produced by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development ENG   RUS
Item 6 Subregional cooperation and capacity-building      
  For information, including report, on Baltic Sea subregional workshop, 31 March - 1 April 2011, Espoo (Finland) ENG    
  For information, including report, on Baltic Sea subregional workshop, 27 - 28 October 2011, Sopot (Poland) ENG    
Item 7 Exchange of good practices      
  Application of the Convention to nuclear energy-related activities
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.7)
ENG    
  For more information, see the earlier Background paper by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/2011/5) ENG FRE RUS
  Also possibly see earlier Information on panel discussion on nuclear energy-related projects (revised on 31 May 2011), for MOP5 (ECE/MP.EIA/2011/INF.8). ENG   RUS
  And also possibly see earlier Informal list of nuclear energy-related activities in the UNECE region, first discussed at the 13th meeting of the Working Group on EIA, revised for MOP5 ENG    
Item 8 Promoting ratification and application of the Protocol on SEA      
  Programme of joint workshop on public participation in strategic decision-making
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.8)
ENG    
  IAIA informal pamphlets      
 

What is Impact Assessment

ENG    
 

Ethics

ENG    
  For information, including report, on Subregional training to provide assistance to countries of Central Asia in ratification of Protocol on SEA, 28 March - 1 April 2011, Almaty (Kazakhstan) (English & Russian) ENG    
  For information, including report, on Workshop to strengthen capacity for the development of EIA and SEA systems in Uzbekistan, with sharing of experiences from other countries in the implementation of the Espoo Convention and in particular its Protocol on SEA, 9 - 12 November 2011, Tashkent (English & Russian) ENG    
Items 9 & 12 Chair's Summary from the meeting between the representatives of the governing bodies of the ECE Environmental Conventions and the Committee of Environmental Policy, 22 November 2011, Geneva ENG    
Item 9 Budget, financial arrangements and financial assistance      
  Biannual financial report to 31 December 2011 ENG    
  Recent contributions to the trust fund of the Convention
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.9)
ENG    
  Financial strategy
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.10)
ENG    
Item 10 Staffing of the secretariat      
Item 11 Preparations for 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      
Item 12 Inputs to related international processes      
 

Outcomes of the Seventh “Environment for Europe” Ministerial Conference and the Regional Preparatory Meeting for Rio+20
Note by the secretariat (ECE/MP.EIA/WG.2/2012/INF.11)

ENG    
Item 13 Other business      
Item 14 Presentation of the main decisions taken and closing of the meeting  

Presentations and Statements

Document Title ENG FRE RUS

Agenda item 7(a): Practices in States outside the region

     

Environmental Impact Assessment
system in Korea, Nankyoung Moon (Republic of Korea)

ENG  
Document Title ENG FRE RUS

Agenda item 7(a): Practices in States outside the region

     

Environmental Impact Assessment
system in Korea, Nankyoung Moon (Republic of Korea)

ENG  

Registration

Document Title ENG FRE RUS

Meeting registration form

ENG - -
  ENG - -

Practical information for delegates and visitors

ENG - -

Rules of Procedure
Decision I/1 of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention

ENG FRE RUS
Amendment of rule 7 of the rules of procedure
Decision V/1 of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention
ENG FRE RUS
Adoption of the rules of procedure
Decision I/1 of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ENG FRE RUS
Document Title ENG FRE RUS

Meeting registration form

ENG - -
  ENG - -

Practical information for delegates and visitors

ENG - -

Rules of Procedure
Decision I/1 of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention

ENG FRE RUS
Amendment of rule 7 of the rules of procedure
Decision V/1 of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention
ENG FRE RUS
Adoption of the rules of procedure
Decision I/1 of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol
ENG FRE RUS