Strategic environmental assessment (SEA)

InEcA company has win the tender for implementing the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) within the framework of the project «The objectives of biodiversity conservation in politics and development programs of Russian energy sector”.

The Project has been implementing by the United Nations Development Program in cooperation with the Federal Department of natural resources and Global Environmental Facility.

Demonstration areas are: Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Sakhalin Region, Astrakhan Region, Kalmykiya Republic, Amur Region, Volgograd Region, Khakasiya Republic, and Kemerovo Region.

The main partners are: the Federal Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, jurisdictional federal agencies; executive authorities of the demonstration areas providing the environmental and natural recourses management; power generation companies: “Lukoil” (JSC), “Sahalin Energy Investment Company Ltd.”, “RusGidro” (JSC), “SN-Invest” (CJSC), “SUEC-Kuzbass” (JSC), “SUEC- Khakasiya” (LLC), “Company Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya Company” (JSC), Holding company “SDS-Ugol”, «Southern Kuzbass Coal Company” (JSC), as well as environmental non-governmental and public organizations.

Within the framework of the Project it is planned to implement a pilot project on developing the SEA plan of the the program of the coal mining area of Kemerovo Region.

The objective of the pilot project on SEA is to give co-operation for adoption of SEA procedures in Russian Federation by means of practice approbation of SEA subject to biodiversity conservation.

The pilot project on SEA starts in February 29, 2016, stops in April 30, 2017. Kemerovo Municipal District Council has shown the interest and willingness to active partnering in SEA implementation. Therefore it’s planned to carry put a strategic environmental assessment of the “Complex Program of social and economic development of Novokuznetsk municipal district”.

SEA will be carrying out according to “The Strategic Environmental Assessment Protocol to Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context” (UNO, May 21, 2003).

As a result of SEA implementation the Environmental Report and the Report of public opinion accounting will be formed, requirements on entering correction in «Complex Program of social and economic development of Novokuznetsk municipal district”.

Within the framework of the project several training seminars on SEA methodology, assessment of economic value of biodiversity and ecosystem services, effective methods of anthropogenic impact lowering, entering best available technologies and other seminars will be organized.

The main stages of the Project will be reported on the Ineca’s website (http://www.ineca.ru) and site of Kemerovo Municipal District Council (http://www.admnkr.ru.)

Strategic environmental assessment (SEA)

InEcA company has win the tender for implementing the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) within the framework of the project «The objectives of biodiversity conservation in politics and development programs of Russian energy sector”.

The Project has been implementing by the United Nations Development Program in cooperation with the Federal Department of natural resources and Global Environmental Facility.

Demonstration areas are: Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Sakhalin Region, Astrakhan Region, Kalmykiya Republic, Amur Region, Volgograd Region, Khakasiya Republic, and Kemerovo Region.

The main partners are: the Federal Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, jurisdictional federal agencies; executive authorities of the demonstration areas providing the environmental and natural recourses management; power generation companies: “Lukoil” (JSC), “Sahalin Energy Investment Company Ltd.”, “RusGidro” (JSC), “SN-Invest” (CJSC), “SUEC-Kuzbass” (JSC), “SUEC- Khakasiya” (LLC), “Company Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya Company” (JSC), Holding company “SDS-Ugol”, «Southern Kuzbass Coal Company” (JSC), as well as environmental non-governmental and public organizations.

Within the framework of the Project it is planned to implement a pilot project on developing the SEA plan of the the program of the coal mining area of Kemerovo Region.

The objective of the pilot project on SEA is to give co-operation for adoption of SEA procedures in Russian Federation by means of practice approbation of SEA subject to biodiversity conservation.

The pilot project on SEA starts in February 29, 2016, stops in April 30, 2017. Kemerovo Municipal District Council has shown the interest and willingness to active partnering in SEA implementation. Therefore it’s planned to carry put a strategic environmental assessment of the “Complex Program of social and economic development of Novokuznetsk municipal district”.

SEA will be carrying out according to “The Strategic Environmental Assessment Protocol to Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context” (UNO, May 21, 2003).

As a result of SEA implementation the Environmental Report and the Report of public opinion accounting will be formed, requirements on entering correction in «Complex Program of social and economic development of Novokuznetsk municipal district”.

Within the framework of the project several training seminars on SEA methodology, assessment of economic value of biodiversity and ecosystem services, effective methods of anthropogenic impact lowering, entering best available technologies and other seminars will be organized.

The main stages of the Project will be reported on the Ineca’s website (http://www.ineca.ru) and site of Kemerovo Municipal District Council (http://www.admnkr.ru.)