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Handbook of good practices in public participation at local level

Public Participation in Making Local Environmental Decisions: The Aarhus Convention Newcastle Workshop Good Practice Handbook
Main text of handbookENGRUS
Article 6 Case StudiesLINK
Article 7 Case StudiesLINK
Case Studies of Helping People to ParticipateLINK
Article 6 Case Studies 
COUNTRYDESCRIPTION OF PROCEDURE  
BulgariaEnvironmental management system for a furniture production company, DobrichENGRUS
Pilot galvanic slime treatment installation, Gorna OriahovitzaENGRUS
Consideration of the 4 proposed routes for a road crossing of the Dervent pass.ENGRUS
Czech RepublicNGO led procedure on an alternative Environmental Impact Assessment procedure for a recreation park in the south Bohemian woodlands.ENG RUS
Large shopping centre within Decin old town centre. ENG RUS
A section of ring road around Havlickuv Brod.ENG RUS
Large Tesco supermarket, Horni Lan.ENG RUS
EstoniaExpansion of the Port of Parnu.ENG RUS
HungaryHazardous waste incinerator, GareENG RUS
Land use plan and new industrial facility, Csepreg.ENG RUS
Car battery dismantling facility, MonokENG RUS
NGO led procedure concerning an underground nuclear waste storage facility, Uveghuta.ENGRUS
NGO led procedure concerning a hazardous waste incinerator, Kengyel.ENGRUS
Hazardous waste disposal site, Kecskemet.ENGRUS
Permanent hazardous waste storage facility, Dunaujvaros.ENGRUS
PolandWholesale agricultural/ food storage centre, Gdansk.ENGRUS
New landfill for municipal waste, Tychy.ENGRUS
SlovakiaEnvironmental impact assessment for highway between Presov and Hybe.ENGRUS
Extension of motorway, NitraENGRUS
UkraineNGO led procedure concerning illegal landfill construction, Kharkiv.ENG RUS
NGO led procedure to oppose a section of the Berlin - Kiev highway.ENG RUS
United KingdomFlood defence scheme, Cone Pill and Environment Agency's standard model for public participation procedures for EIA.ENG RUS
Natural liquid gas installation and port installation, Fife.ENG RUS
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Article 7 Case Studies  
COUNTRYDESCRIPTION OF PROCEDURE   
BulgariaEnvironmental management system for a furniture production company, DobrichENGRUS
Hazardous waste management system for pesticides, HrishteniENGRUS
Czech RepublicLocal Agenda 21 strategy for KladnoENGRUS
EstoniaLong-term water supply to PaideENGRUS
Strategic Environmental Assessment of Naissaar Island development planENGRUS
Initiative to create local sustainable development projects ENGRUS
HungaryPreparation of a local and national environment and health action plan (NEHAP, LEHAP), Gyor.ENGRUS
Land use plan and new industrial facility, Csepreg.ENGRUS
Lithuania Local Agenda 21 strategy for KaunasENGRUS
LatviaStrategic environmental assessment for Jurmala town development planENGRUS
FYR MacedoniaLocal environmental action plan (LEAP), ValesENGRUS
PolandEnvironmental protection strategy and management plan for BytomENGRUS
Environmental protection programme for City of ChelmENGRUS
Sustainable land use plan for City of Ostrowic SwietokrzyskiENGRUS
Strategic plan for the City of SopotENGRUS
SlovakiaStrategic environmental assessment of national energy policyENGRUS
SloveniaStrategic environmental assessment of major transport routes in SloveniaENGRUS
SwedenLocal Agenda 21 programme for MjolbyENGRUS
TajikistanNature protection and sustainable tourism plan, Fanski MountainsENGRUS
UkraineNational environment and health action plan (NEHAP)ENGRUS
NGO led procedure to oppose a section of the Berlin - Kiev highway.ENGRUS
United KingdomLocal Agenda 21 for the City of Durham.ENGRUS
Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP) for Newcastle City.ENGRUS
Newcastle City Centre Action Plan to regenerate the town centre.ENGRUS
Expansion of Newcastle City.ENGRUS
Washington New Town sustainable development action plan (Local Agenda 21).ENGRUS
Facilitated discussions ('stakeholder dialogue') in the preparation of Local Environment Agency Plans (LEAPs), Surrey.ENGRUS
Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site Management Plan.ENGRUS
Local Agenda 21 in Croydon.ENGRUS
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Public participation in making local environmental decisions the Aarhus convention Newcastle workshop good practice handbook
Case Studies of Helping People to Participate
COUNTRYDESCRIPTION OF PROCEDURE  
ArmeniaTraining programme for environmental NGOsENGRUS
Czech RepublicLocal Agenda 21 strategy for KladnoENGRUS
EstoniaInitiative to create local sustainable development projects ENGRUS
GeorgiaArranging television coverage of Georgian Environment Week, TbilisiENGRUS
PolandEnvironmental protection programme for City of ChelmENGRUS
New landfill for municipal waste, Tychy.ENGRUS
TajikistanNature protection and sustainable tourism plan, Fanski MountainsENGRUS
United KingdomLocal Agenda 21 for the City of Durham.ENGRUS
Natural liquid gas installation and port installation, Fife.ENGRUS
Shell Better Britain Campaign - supports 25,000 local UK environmental NGOsENGRUS
Environmental Awareness Campaign using the media - 'Turning the Tide', NottinghamENGRUS
Washington New Town sustainable development action plan (Local Agenda 21).ENGRUS
Setting up an NGO - creation of the NGO 'Community Environmental Educational Development', Sunderland.ENGRUS
Low cost training programme for people to manage public participation procedures - 'Surrey Consensus Building Network'.ENGRUS

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