Report for the European Commission on the implementation of the environmental impact directive

Lola Manteiga, of TERRA, participates in the report as national expert. The report includes an analysis of the changes in the legal system and the current situation in Member States regarding the amendments to Directive 2003/35/EC; new developments in EIA and relation with Community policies and directives, including:

• Strategic Environmental Assessment Directive
• Action Plan “Halting the loss of biodiversity 2010 – and beyond”
• Habitats Directive
• Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control Directive (IPPC)
• Large Combustion Plants Directive.

Study concerning the report on the application and effectiveness of the EIA Directive. Final report.

Client: Milieu Limited and COWI consult for the Directorate-General of Environment of the European Commission