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Decree No. 9/2017 approving the Regulation on the Environmental Auditing.

Country/Territory
Guinea-Bissau
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Environmental audit Environmental fees/charges Environmental standards Precautionary principle Environmental planning
Geographical area
Africa, Least Developed Countries, Small Island Developing States, Western Africa
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on the day after its publication.
Abstract

This Decree approves the on the Environmental Auditing. This Regulation, consisting of 32 articles divided into five Chapters, regulates types, procedures and conditions to be observed in the performance of environmental audits. It applies to public or private activities, policies, plans, and projects that, during the designing phase, execution and deactivation may directly or indirectly influence one of the environmental and social components. In addition, it assesses the compliance of activiti

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.legis-palop.org

References - Legislation

Implements

Law No. 10/2010 on Environmental Impact Assessment Regulation.

Legislation | Guinea-Bissau | 2010

Keyword: Pollution control, Ecosystem preservation, Offences/penalties, EIA, Basic legislation, Waterworks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX