By Carrie McKee (Posted: November 29, 2012)
On Nov 27-30, 2012, TAI Thailand, led by Dr.Somrudee Nicro, Senior Director of Thailand Environment Instiitute; with an assistant from Mrs.Frida Arounsavath, SEA expert consultant, hosted a workshop on SEA for TAI CSO partners from 8 SE Asia countries to increase knowledge and awareness on SEA and define possible entry-points for their engagement in strategic decision-making processes. [Read more…]
TAI regional training workshop on ”Opportunities for CSO engagement in strategic decision-making –Strategic Environmental assessment (SEA), Environmental impact assessment (EIA), and other processes’ has taken place at the Grand Sukhumvit hotel, Bangkok, Thailand on Nov 27-30, 2012. This workshop led by Dr.Somrudee Nicro (Senior Director of Thailand Environment Institute), with an assistant from Mrs.Frida Arounsavath (SEA expert consultant) aims to increase knowledge and awareness of TAI SE Asia coalition partners (including Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, and Yunnan province of China) and its potential partners (including Lao PDR and Myanmar) on SEA and define possible entry-points for their engagement in strategic decision-making processes. It drew on regional and international EIA and SEA experiences and cases, and engaged participants in interactive discussion on how international experience is relevant to their country, and the work of their organisation.