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Strategic Environmental & Social Assessment of the Operational Program “Fishery” 2007-2013

​​Strategic Environmental & Social Assessment of the Operational Program “Fishery” 2007-2013


Country: Greece

Region: Greece
Duration: January 2007 – May 2007
Client: HELLENIC REPUBLIC, Ministry of Rural Development and Food, Special Secretariat for the Programming and Application of the 3rd Support Community Programme Management Service of the Operational Programme “Fishery”, Unit D

 

Main characteristics:

  • Application of the requirements of Directive 2001/42/EC on the “assessment of environmental impacts of certain plans and programs”, as it is incorporated into the National Law (JMD 107017/28.8.2006 “Environmental Impact Assessment of certain plans and programs in compliance with the provisions of Directive 2001/42/EC”) during the planning and preparation of the Operational Program “Fishery” of the program period 2007-2013.
  • Determination of the Priority Axes of the program and correlation of its objectives
  • Description of the environmental fields of interest (e.g. biodiversity, water resources etc)
  • Determination of the environmental targets and indices on the basis of which the impacts of the program on the environment were assessed
  • Recording and assessment of the existing condition in the relevant environmental fields as well as of the trends and expected developments in the fishery sector in Greece
  • Co-assessment of the priorities and environmental objectives and selection of the ones further analyzed
  • Assessment of the potential environmental impacts on the basis of environmental indices and in relation to the recommended measures and actions
  • Assessment of possible accumulative impacts of the program taking into account the indices, the objectives and analyzing the impacts on the measures and selected actions
  • Investigation of possible synergy impacts of the program per environmental field/ objective
  • Proposal of possible impact treatment measures
  • Proposal for an impact monitoring program during the implementation of the program on the basis of important environmental indices, as determined

Important environmental issues:

  • Collection of data and assessment of the existing condition in the environmental fields related to the objective of the programe (sea and coastal environment, internal water environment)
  • Collection of data and assessment of the characteristics and activities of the fishery sector in Greece (coastal waters, middle, overseas fishery internal waters fishery, aquacultures on the coastal zone and internal waters, villages dependent on fishery and the social conditions prevailing in them etc)
  • Impact assessment from the implementation of the Operational Programe “Fishery” 2007-2013 on the natural and anthropogenic environment f the country on the level of Priority Axes and recommended Measures
  • Assessment of accumulative impacts of various measures and synergy impacts with the measures of other programs
  • Proposal for possible impact treatment measures
  • Proposal for an impact monitoring program during the implementation of the program on the basis of important environmental indices, as determined

Similar projects:

  • Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA) of the Operational Program of Transportations of the 4th Program Period (O.P.Accessibility Enhancement), Greece
  • Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA) of the Program Greece – Cyprus, Objective 3, “European Country Cooperation”, Greece
  • Strategic Environmental Study from the Desalination Plans, Cyprus
  • Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment for the Operational Program “Environment” (2007-2013), Greece

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