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Baseline evaluation of environmental appraisal and sustainable development guidance across Government - NE0140

To assess progress on the uptake and application of (natural) environmental valuation and appraisal and sustainable development appraisal guidance across Government impact assessments and business cases, and inform future priorities and initiatives to build capacity and future monitoring
The first objective of this project is to develop meaningful evidence on the extent, quality and impact of uptake of guidance across Government impact assessments and business cases.

The second objective is to gain evidence on the barriers to further progress, how to build future capacity, and how to monitor progress, to ensure government appraisal is robust in accounting for environmental, social and economic impacts.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : 131003 ERG1222 Appraisals Final 2014 03 07   (981k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2012

To: 2013

Cost: £56,233
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Economics For The Environment Consultancy Ltd (EFTEC)
Natural Environment