Strengthening environmental impact assessment capacity in Asia
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Strengthening environmental impact assessment capacity in Asia a case study on the Philippine EIA system by Beta P. Balagot

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Published by Enmvironment and Resource Management Project (ERMP) Philippines in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English


  • Environmental impact analysis -- Philippines.,
  • Environmental policy -- Philippines.

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Edition Notes

StatementBeta P. Balagot and Nicomedes D. Briones under the Environment and Resource Management Project (ERMP), Philippines.
SeriesERMP reports -- 13
ContributionsBriones, Nicomedes D., Environment and Resource Management Project.
LC ClassificationsTD194.68.P48 B35 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 79, [28] p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17323052M
ISBN 100770320953

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