Who would conduct an EIA

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Suggestion 1: EIA by proponent of activity[edit | edit source]

State Parties require proponents of activities to conduct prior EIA of activities that meet specified threshold

References: IUCN Policy Brief VIII

Suggestion 2: EIA undertaken by State Party[edit | edit source]

State Parties shall conduct EIA of activities that meet specified threshold. These can be funded by fees from proponents of activities.


Suggestion 3: Responsible entity left to State Party to decide[edit | edit source]

Include requirement that State Party ensures that an environmental impact assessment is undertaken, but do not specify responsible entity.

References: Espoo Convention, Art 2