426-i. Quick Scan EIA review of the Lafa and Onyasia (Accra) Drainage Project

The Facility for Infrastructure Development (ORIO) requested the Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) to perform a quick scan of the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) report on the Lafa and Onyasia Drainage Project, Ghana. In this project  the (re-)construction of approximately 7.12 kilometers of the Lafa drain, and the reconstruction of 5.18 kilometers of the Onyasia drain are proposed. Both drains fall withing the metropolitan area of the city of Accra. The aim of this quick review was quality assurance. The review was undertaken in co-ordination with the Ghana Environmental Protection Agency.

Parties involved

Members of the working group

Member
ms A. Beekmans
mr J.J. Kessler

Technical secretary: ms B. Schijf

Further details

Started: 10 Jun 2015
Completed: 15 Jul 2015

Categories

11 environmental assessment
22 infrastructure
34 social assessment

Country/region/theme: Ghana

Last modified: 12 Apr 2016