Central Asia

Activities in Central Asia

 

Convention (& amendments)

Protocol

Kazakhstan

Party

Kyrgyzstan

Party

Tajikistan

Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan

 

See also the previous activities under the Espoo Convention focused on Central Asia:

This page presents information on activities under the Espoo Convention focused on Central Asia, for the period between 6th and 7th sessions of the Meeting of the Parties (2014-2017):

Country

Activities

Kazakhstan

Technical advice to Kazakhstan on improving legislation to implement the Protocol and advice in drafting necessary amendments

Ongoing, 2015-2017.

Kyrgyzstan

Technical advice and support to Kyrgyzstan on improving legislation as well as the institutional framework to implement the Convention

Ongoing and will be completed in 2015.

Tajikistan

Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan

Central Asia guidelines

Workplan Activity

Preparation and dissemination of guidance - drafting of guidance on the practical application of the Convention for specific needs of the subregion (for cases of transboundary EIA in relation to, inter alia, transboundary watercourses) by a consultant.

Document Title

ENG

FRE

RUS

Guidance, as presented to the Working Group on EIA and noted by the 4th Meeting of the Parties
ECE/MP.EIA/WG.1/2007/6

ENG

FRE

RUS

  Earlier draft:

Revised draft Guidelines on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context for Central Asian Countries 

ENG

 

RUS

 

Annexes:

 

 

 

1

Text of Espoo Convention

ENG

 

RUS

 

 

ENG

 

RUS

2

Template of Notification Letter

ENG

 

RUS

3

Guidance on Public Participation in EIA in a Transboundary Context

ENG

 

RUS

 

 

ENG

 

RUS

4

Methodological aspects of environmental and socio-economic impact assessment

ENG

 

RUS

5

Guidance on the Practical Application of the Espoo Convention

ENG

 

RUS

 

 

ENG

 

RUS

6

Template of EIA statement

ENG

 

RUS

7

Exemplary activity for procedure of post-project analysis

ENG

 

RUS

8

Guidance on subregional cooperation

ENG

 

RUS

 

 

ENG

 

RUS

9

Conclusions of the Sub-regional Workshop

ENG

 

RUS

Active dissemination of the guidance in the participating countries (through, for example, national workshops).

National workshops in:

  • Kyrgyzstan (28 January 2005)
  • Tajikistan (18 February 2005)
  • Uzbekistan (25 February 2005)
  • Turkmenistan
  • Kazakhstan

Kyrgyzstan-Kazakhstan Pilot Study