Regional Guidelines on Public Participation in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

Draft for Consultation and Comment
Version 22 August 2016

Annex I: Regional Technical Working Group on EIA Members

Name

Position and Organization/Institution

Cambodia

Mr. Danh Serey

Director; Department of Environmental Impact Assessment (DEIA);

Ministry of Environment (MOE)

Mr. Chea Leng

Vice Chief Officer of DEIA and Director of Division; Division of Coastal Natural Resources Management; Ministry of Environment (MOE)

Mr. Seng Sochinda

Director of Environmental Impact Assessment Department;

Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC)

Mr. Tek Vannara

Executive Director; The NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGOF)

Mr. Mam Sambath

Executive Director; Development and Partnership in Action (DPA)

Lao PDR

Mr. Orlahanh Boungphalom

Director of Division of Environmental Management and Monitoring Projects; Department of Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (DEIA); MONRE

Mr. Somvang Bouttavong

Director of Environmental Assessment Centre for Energy Projects;

Department of Environmental and Social Impact Assessment; MONRE

Mr. Sysomphorn Phetdaoheuang  

Deputy Director General, Department of International Cooperation;

Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)

Mr. Saphet Sivilay

Project Manager; Village Focus International (VFI)

Mr. Manolinh Thepkhamvong

Environmental Lawyer; Law and Development Partnership (LDP)

Myanmar

Mr. Sa Aung Thu

Assistant Director, Natural Resource Conservation & EIA Division;

Environmental Conservation Department; Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC)

Ms. Yi Yi Cho

Staff Officer, Natural Resource Conservation & EIA Division;

Environmental Conservation Department; MONREC

Ms. Yi Yi Htwe

Deputy Director, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration, Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development

Ms. Naw Ei Ei Min

Director; Promotion of Indigenous and Nature Together (POINT)

Mr. Htun Paw Oo

Forest Resource Environment Development and Conservation Association  ( FREDA )

Thailand

Ms. Ganda Piyajun

Environmental Impact Evaluation Expert;

Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP), MONRE

Ms. Saowapa Hinjiranandhana

Chief of Developing and Monitoring Section; Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP), MONRE

Ms. Chanakod Chasidpon

Plan and Policy Analyst, Professional Level;

Office of National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB)

Mr. Suphakit Nuntavorakarn

Public Policy Manager; Healthy Public Policy Foundation (HPPF)

Ms.  Arpa Wangkiat

Lecturer; Department of Environmental Engineering, Rangsit University

Vietnam

Mr. Pham Anh Dung

Deputy Director of Department of Appraisal and Environmental Impact Assessment ( DAEIA ) ; Vietnam Environment Administration, MONRE

Mr. Nghiem Viet Hai

Official, Department of Appraisal and Environmental Impact Assessment (DAEIA); VEA, MONRE

Mr. Nguyen Tuan Anh

Deputy Director General of Department of Science, Education, Natural Resources and Environment, Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)

Ms. Nguyen Ngọc Ly

Director; Center for Environment and Community Research (CECR)

Mr. Trinh Le Nguyen

Executive Director; People and Nature Reconciliation (PanNature)

Additional technical assistance has been provided by national advisors:

  • Mr. Sok Phanna, Cambodia
  • Ms. Khamsy Chansamai, Lao PDR
  • Mr. Martin Cosier, Myanmar
  • Ms. Parichart Siwaraksa, Thailand
  • Ms. Le Hoang Lan , Vietnam

And international experts, including:

  • Mr. Matthew Baird
  • Dr. Peter King
  • Ms. Robin Coursen, US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Ms. Vesna Kolar Planinšič, Head of SEA Department, Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, Slovenjia, European Union

The RTWG on EIA is being supported and facilitated by the USAID Mekong Partnership for the Environment project, implemented by Pact, the Asian Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Network, and other partners.

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