UNEP's resolution on sustainable infrastructure incorporates ESIA / SEA

16 March 2022

Good news: ESIA/SEA article in the recent confirmed UNEP's Resolution on Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure development. 

It specifically concerns article 2a:

2. Encourages Member States to:
(a) Conduct strategic and environmental impact assessments so that environmental
considerations are integrated into decision-making at appropriate levels, and advance integrated, system-level approaches to the planning and delivery of sustainable infrastructure;