ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Institutionalising Information Blindspots

Draft EIA Notification, 2020

The Draft EIA Notification circulated by the government proposes to overhaul the framework for granting environmental clearances. While the stated objective is to “streamline” and “rationalise” processes, a closer look reveals measures that go against some of the fundamental principles of environmental governance. In the attempt to expedite the EIA process, the proposed changes compromise the very logic of a decision-making system.

 



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Updated On : 24th Jul, 2020

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