Botswana Final Report

The Environmental Management Workshop for USAID Staff: MEOs, CTOs, SO Team Leaders, PDOs on USAID Environmental Procedures and Mainstreaming Environmental Considerations in Development Programs Kasane, Botswana, 17-20 May 2005 This 4-day course was attended by 17 staff members, most from East and Southern Africa Missions. A second workshop is planned for West and Central Africa […]

Environmental Assessments for Emergency Pest Management of Locusts, Armyworms, and Rodents in Africa: PEA and SEAs

Revised Programmatic Environmental Assessment (PEA) for Emergency Transboundary Outbreak Pest Management in Africa and Asia (November 2001) Click to download PDF files and/or Zipped files. Section Title Download Zipped File Download PDF — Executive Summary in English   (132K) (238K) — Executive Summary in French (166K) (271K) — Main Report in English (1636K) (4692K) — Main Report […]

Test Your Knowledge of ESDM: Question 1

1. You work for an NGO that wants to build latrines in a series of villages bordering a national park. You know that area experiences seasonal flooding, and that the groundwater table in the area fluctuates between 3m and 0.5m below ground surface. Which of the choices below is the best latrine design for these […]

EA-ESDM Course Preparation and Delivery Guide for sponsors, organizers and trainers

This guide is intended for sponsors, planners, and organizers of – and trainers for – the ENCAP EA-ESDM workshop. (Fully, the ENCAP Africa Regional Course in Environmental Assessment and Environmentally Sound Design and Management for Small-Scale Activities.) Download entire guide  (2 MB) To read PDF Files, you will need Adobe’s Acrobat Reader. Please click here to download […]

Bienvenue au site Web en français d’ENCAP

Au-dessous, veuillez trouver plusieurs d’outils et références en français, crées par ENCAP, USAID, et les autres organismes environnementaux. Nous continuerons à mettre à jour les ressources dès qu’ils deviennent disponibles. Si vous avez des questions ou commentaires, veuillez contact l’équipe d’encap. Matériaux des cours d’ENCAP IECGAD PPP Dakar, Senegal 18-22 février 2008 Conseils d’USAID Manuel de […]

African Experts Workshop on the Effectiveness of Environmental Impact Assessment Systems

Over 12–13 April 2007, CLEAA and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) co-sponsored an experts’ workshop on the effectiveness of EIA systems in Africa, with a special focus on issues of the quality and financial sustainability of EIA review, follow-up and compliance. Effective EIA systems are essential to sound environmental governance and sustainable development in Africa, and […]

Archived News: Selected Past Updates

African Experts Workshop on Effectiveness of Environmental Impact Assessment Systems Final report now available July 28 , 2007 ——————————————————————————– New Capacity Development and Linkages for Environmental Assessment in Africa (CLEAA) page July 25 , 2007 ——————————————————————————– New French Language page: Web en français d’ENCAP May 30 , 2007 ——————————————————————————– New Course Preparation and Delivery Guide provides the […]

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