scheduled to be held in Nairobi, Kenya on 25-26 August, 2016.
Loss and damage is one of the main components of the Paris Agreement. At the next Conference of Parties (CoP 22) at Marrakesh, there would be a review of the two-year work plan of the Executive Committee (ExCom) under loss and damage and a five-year plan would be devised further.
Centre for Science and Environment recognises Social Impact Assessment (SIA) as an important tool to inform decision makers, regulators and stakeholders about the possible social and economic impacts of a development project. To be effective, SIA requires the active involvement of all concerned stakeholders. CSE has developed a five-day training programme aimed at giving practical exposure to participants on SIA with specific reference to infrastructure, mining and other industrial projects.