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Upcoming Courses

CIG is proud to announce the follow upcoming courses: Human Rights in Impact Assessment Masterclass,Copenhagen, January 2018. For more information click here Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Social Sustainability, Groningen, The Netherlands, 18-29 June 2018. For more information click here Land ...

Gender Impact Assessment to come to Energy Projects in all 15 member states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

On August 31st Community Insights Group (CIG) hosted a luncheon with leading professionals and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) leaders in Denmark to present and discuss the Regional Directive on Gender Assessments in Energy Projects, recently validated and adopted in ECOWAS. ...

Human Rights in Impact Assessment Masterclass,Copenhagen, January 2018

Community Insights Group and the Danish Institute for Human Rights are offering a masterclass for practitioners on the integration of human rights and the adoption of a human rights-based approach in impact assessment. The objectives of the class are: to provide ...

Successful resettlement course 7-18 August 2017, Maputo Mozambique

What an amazing group of participants at our Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Social Sustainability course taking place in Maputo, Mozambique. We are honored to learn from these talented, energetic and dedicated students and professionals. The course is offered by the ...

Strathclyde students win a design award

Great news from our academic partner the University of Strathclyde.  A group of engineering students taught by CIG director won the Grand Final of Engineers without Borders Engineering for People Design Challenge against groups from 25 universities.   The team’s ...

‘Communities have to decide’: CIG Director takes part in the indigenous groups event in Northern Quebec

Read about the event organized by Indigenous Peoples Section of the IAIA on the CBC NEWS site. Current IAIA President and CIG Director Ana Maria Esteves and delegates from Mongolia, Sweden, Nigeria, Brazil, Chile, and other countries have come to ...

Social Impact Assessment Course, Brisbane, Australia, 17-18 July

This intermediate course offered in partnership with the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM), The University of Queensland provides a current overview of leading industry practice related to social impact assessment and management that is consistent with IAIA’s International ...

Local Content Training, Brisbane, Australia, 19 – 20 July

CIG in partnership with the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM), The University of Queensland is offering a two-day on local content development. By the end of the training, participants will be able to understand how the pursuit of ...

Social Impact Assessment and Management, Focus on Fracking

  University of Strathclyde and CIG delivered a one day course on Social Impact Assessment and Management in November 2016. The course provided  an overview of leading industry practice of Social Impact Assessment (SIA) consistent with the International Association for Impact ...

Human Rights in Impact Assessment Course, 2-3 April, Montreal

Community Insights Group and the Danish Institute for Human Rights are offering a 2-day masterclass on integrating human rights into impact assessment. Registration  is open for April 2-3 as a part of  the IAIA 2017 conference in Montreal .  More information ...