Brief Environment Study (BES) and Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) guidelines for Pokhara

Description

The Brief Environment Study (BES) and Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) are a valuable tool to minimise negative impacts of developmental activities and to promote environmentally friendly development efforts. The BES and IEE guidelines are developed in Pokhara to build the capacity of the local governments to promote environmentally conscious development. The guidelines provide detailed processes and steps for conducting BES and IEE, identifying environmental issues and possible mitigation measures, implementation procedures and monitoring processes.