Impact Assessment: new approaches for sustainable development land-use planning and decision-making


Over the past 50 years, impact assessment has been affirmed on a global scale as an important tool to support decision making. Initially focused on assessing the environmental impacts of projects (air and water quality, noise,... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Miguel Coutinho (Instituto do Ambiente e Desenvolvimento (IDAD), Aveiro)
  2. Sara Moreno Pires (GOVCOPP - Research Unit on Governance, Competitiveness and Public Policies, Department of Social, Political and Territorial Sciences, University of Aveiro)
  3. Mark Bynoe (DMPC - Development Policy and Management Consultants)
  4. Carlos Borrego (University of Aveiro, Department of Environment and Planning)

Topic Area

6a. Land use and planning


OS3-6a » 6a. Land use and planning (09:30 - Thursday, 14th June, Department of Economics - Room 7 - Third floor)