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close this bookConducting Environmental Impact Assessment in Developing Countries (United Nations University, 1999, 375 p.)
close this folder2. Introduction to EIA
close this folder2.4 Effectiveness of EIA
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View the document2.4.1 Legal regulations
View the document2.4.2 Rational and open decision-making
View the document2.4.3 Project EIA sustained by strategic EIA
View the document2.4.4 Room for public participation
View the document2.4.5 Independent review and central information
View the document2.4.6 Scoping in EIA
View the document2.4.7 Quality of the EIA

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Mere promulgation of laws and regulations is not sufficient to ensure that the benefits of EIA are maximized. To ensure an effective EIA some conditions should be fulfilled and some of these are summarized below.