Impact assessments are carried out to assess the consequences of individual projects -- Environmental Impact Assessment --
or of policies and programmes -- Strategic Environmental Assessment
This section contains information about the way in which the Convention on Biological Diversity addresses impact assessment.
What is Impact Assessment?
A process to help decide among options. More»
Why is Impact Assessment Important?
It contributes to a sustainable future. More »
What's the Problem?
Unsustainable practices impacting biodiversity. More »
What Needs to be Done?
Consider biodiversity in impact assessments. More »