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Upcoming Courses

Masterclass on integrating human rights into impact assessment,  6-7 February 2020 at Danish Institute for Human Rights in Copenhagen. Click here to receive more information and to register. Social Impact Assessment, Online, 16 March - 22 May 2020. More information here. ...

New Handbook on Human Rights Impact Assessment

Gabriela Factor and Jacqueline Tedaldi of CIG are contributors to the new Handbook on Human Rights Impact Assessment. The Handbook is an edited collection featuring 27 chapters on methods and approaches, rights-holders in focus, industry case studies, and current challenges ...

Meet our new Senior Consultant

We are excited  to welcome  Dr Kathryn Tomlinson who joined the CIG family in October. She is based in  Brighton, United Kingdom. Kathryn is a social anthropologist, with a Phd from the University of Sussex. Her Phd research focused on ...

Human Rights in Impact Assessment Masterclass, Copenhagen, 6-7 February

REGISTRATION CLOSING SOON 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 masterclass will: provide participants ...

CIG at IAIA 2020 conference in Seville

The  next annual conference of the International Association for Impact assessment (IAIA) will take place in Seville, Spain on 26-29 May 2020. The theme of  the IAIA20 is  Smartening Impact Assessment: SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND GOVERNANCE ADVANCEMENTS TOWARD EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS. ...

CIG Greetings 2019

SIA e-learning programme: registration open

  Registration is open for the third round of the the SIA e-learning programme offered by Community Insights Group and the University of Strathclyde . The 8-week course will build your practical knowledge in conducting SIA that conforms to IAIA’s International ...

Human Rights Impact Assessment in the Mining Sector: DIHR/CIG Workshop

As part of the IAIA Special Symposium focused on the mining sector, CIG’s Gabriela Factor and Nora Gotzmann from the Danish Institute for Human Rights have trained 27 participants in key concepts and tools for integrating human rights into impact ...

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

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. The Decree’s validation ...