7228. Review scoping report and ToR for ESIA for EACOP - Uganda

The Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment received a delegation of five persons from the Ugandan National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) with the aim to jointly review the Terms of Reference and the Scoping Report for the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) to be undertaken for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) Project.  

Rapports consultatifs et autres documents

29 sep 2017: Advisory review

Review of scoping report and ToR for ESIA EACOP Uganda

Informations importantes

The EACOP, for which the governments of Uganda and Tanzania recently signed an Inter Governmental Agreement, is 1445 km long and will transport crude oil from Kabaale in Uganda to the Chongoleani peninsula near Tanga port in Tanzania. 

For the joint review an NCEA working group of experts was composed, contributing to the five-day working session with the NEMA delegation, which took place from 18 to 22 September 2017, and focused on quality assurance. The findings of the joint review are presented in the advisory report.



Parties concernées

Membres du groupe de travail

mr A.J. van Bodegom
mr J.P. van Dessel
mr J. Griffioen
mr T. Ogwang

Le président du groupe de travail: mr R. Rabbinge

Secrétaire technique: ms I.A. Steinhauer

D'autres détails

Commencé: 01 jun 2017
Terminé: 22 sep 2017


Oil & Gas
Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA)

Pays/région/thème: Uganda

Mise à jour: 01 apr 2019