The Centre provides a focus for research and development, education and consulting activities in the Asia Pacific region for all aspects of EHIA/HIA.
The Centre aims to:
- increase the availability of training and education packages on topics relevant to EHIA/HIA
- Provide research and development and consultancy work; and
- collaborate with organisations and institutions in the Western Pacific / Asia Pacific region.
The Centre plans, conducts, and evaluates EHIA/HIA research, communicating results at regional and International forums.
The Centre can provide support for the development of methods and approaches for research into aspects of EHIA/HIA at regional institutions.