NEMC is an institution responsible for overseeing the integrity of Tanzanian's environment for sustainable development. It has a key role to play toward the achievement of the national goal of sustainable development set out in the National Development Vision 2025. NEMC is responsible for assessing and monitoring the quality of the Environment, as well as providing technical arbitration in the course of significant environmental impacts to the society and enforcing the environmental legislation.
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SAIEA is a non-profit Environmental Trust, whose mission is to support sustainable development in Southern Africa through promoting the effective and efficient use of Environmental Assessment as a planning tool. SAIEA provides strategic support to SADC, governments, local authorities, development agencies, NGO's and private sector clients, who are increasingly aware of the need to incorporate Environmental Assessment (EA) as an integral part of their planning. Most of the countries in the region have recently developed laws that make EA mandatory for a wide range of activities.
SAIEA operates under the guidance of the International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA). ... [according to site editor's information]
Third World Network-Africa is a research and advocacy NGO based in Accra, Ghana. It is the autonomous Africa section of Third World Network (TWN), an independent non-profit coalition of organisations and individuals engaged in advocacy on issues related to development, environment and North-South affairs. Programme areas are political economy, gender and environment. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
NEMA is the principal instrument of government in the implementation of all policies relating to the environment. Its core functions are inter alia:
* Coordinating the various environmental management activities being undertaken by the lead agencies
* Promote the integration of environmental considerations into development policies, plans, programmes and projects, with a view to ensuring the proper management and rational utilization of environmental resources, on sustainable yield basis, for the improvement of the quality of human life in Kenya.
* To take stock of the natural resources in Kenya and their utilization and conservation. ... [according to site editor's information]