PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON “DRAFT CUMULATIVE IMPACT ASSESSMENT REPORT OF TAVAN TOLGOI COAL MINE REGION”
Dear representatives of Governors’ Office, NGOs, the private sector and citizens, herders, farmers in Umnugobi province, Dalanzadgad, Togttsetsii, Khankhongor, Bayan-Ovoo and Khanbogd soums of Umnugobi province, local residents in Tsgaan khad and Gashuun Sukhait border area,
We are pleased to invite you to the “Open public consultation on the draft Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) report of Tavan Tolgoi Coal Mine Region (TT), jointly organized by Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET), Project Management Unit (PMU) of Mining Infrastructure and Investment Support Project (MINIS) and Consultant team Green Trends LLC.
The objective of the consultation: Provide information on the draft report, publicly disclose it, discussthe draft report among the related stakeholders and revise it by considering the comments made the relevant stakeholders into the draft and finalize.
Stakeholders: Local Governor Offices, Local Governors, Citizen Representative Meeting, Department of Environment and Tourism, Division of Development Policy and Planning,Division of Agriculture, Public Administration Division, Infrastructure, Production and Service Division, Social Development Division, State Environmental Inspector, rangers, Galba Uush Doloodiin Gobi’s River Basin Authority, local NGOs, civil society organizations and local communities and herders in Umnugobi province,Dalanzadgad, Togttsetsii, Khankhongor, Bayan-Ovoo and Khanbogd soums of Umnugobi province, local residents in Tsgaan khad and Gashuun Sukhait border area.
LOCATIONS, DATES AND VENUES OF THE CONSULTATIONS
LOCATION OF CONSULTATION
(Khankhongor soum will be covered)
Citizen Hall of the Province
September 25, 2019
Tsogttsetsii soum of Umnugobi province
(Bayan-Ovoo soum will be covered)
Cultural center of the soum
September 25, 2019
Opening remarks – Moderator
Presentation 1 Introduction of MINIS
Presentation 2 Findings of the draft Cumulative Impact Assessment in Tavan Tolgoi Coal Mine Region
Session for comments and recommendations
Collect the questionnaires - The consultant team
All verbal and written comments and concerns made by participants will be fully recorded and possible comments will be reflected in the draftTT CIA report.
Your recommendations are valuable to the draft TT CIA report and please carefully look at the consultation package and prepare your suggestion before coming to the consultation.
Consultation materials have been disclosed on subpages of MINIS website:
|http://www.minis.mn/en/article and http://minis.mn/en/p/consultation-overview.|
Also, hard copies have been placed at Local Governor Office and Citizen Representative Meeting Hall of aforementioned soums and aimags and been delivered the package to the key local stakeholders in person.
Interested stakeholders may visit to the relevant Local Governor Offices and Citizens’ Hall to review these documents and in order to provide opportunity for the local residents to comment on the draft report, feedback journals have been placed together with the package.
Therefore, after 14 days the consultation is held additional comments can be submitted through the following channels. Also, information about consultation can be obtained through the contacts in below:
Online feedback form:http://minis.mn/en/p/feedback-form
All participants will be informed about how their inputs and feedback have been taken into account in the draft TT CIA report and also, this information will be publicly made available.
In this public consultation, your voice is a very important. We are looking forward your active participation.
THE MINING INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT SUPPORT PROJECT UNIT
CONSULTANT TEAM GREEN TRENDS LLC
Download Consultation materials