Environmental Assessment and Management Research Centre

Environmental Assessment and Management Research Centre

What we do

Externally funded EAM research projects 2008-2018

  • 2018 – 2019 - 'Territorial Impact Assessment for Cross-Border Cooperation' (ESPON)
  • 2018 - ‘The Future of Environmental Regulations and Directives’ (RTPI)
  • 2017-2019 -  ‘(H)IA Online Platform’, World Health Organization (WHO) (3/2017-06/2018)
  • 2017-2022 ’URBAN GREEN UP: New strategy for Renaturing Cities through Nature Based Solutions, European Union Horizon 2020
  • 2016 ‘HIA and Green Space in urban planning’, World Health Organization (WHO) (4/2016-10/2016)
  • 2018 - ‘Assessing the differences in the intended effects of urban green infrastructure interventions in the UK and Mexico’ (Wellcome Trust Newton Mobility Grants, Co-I, £ 8,050.
  • 2014-2016 - Reuniting planning and health: tackling the implementation gaps in evidence, governance and knowledge; UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Seminar Series
  • 2013-2016 - ‘Introduce and embed a natural flood risk assessment commercial service’ (Knowledge Transfer Partnership, NERC)                                                                       
  • 2012-2015 -  ‘PURE Hubs: Supporting Pioneers in Urban-Rural Entrepreneurship’ (EC Interreg)                                                                                       
  • 2012-2013 - Environmental Assessment and Disaster Events; ESRC and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)                                                                                      
  • 2010-2012 - Development of a Territorial Impact Assessment Framework; ESPON (EC)             
  • 2008-2010 - TwoEA-M-Enhancing Attractiveness of Environmental Assessment & Management Education; Erasmus Mundus (EC)                                                            
  • 2007-2008 - Developing the learning potential of EA in spatial planning, ESRC                             
  • 2006-2008 - Differences in perceptions of effective Strategic Environmental Assessment application in the UK and China; British Academy                                                        

Involvement in externally funded KE initiatives; 2008-2018 

  • ‘Developing guidelines for nuclear power programme SEAs’ (International Atomic Agency, 03/ 2016-11/2017)
  • ‘Supporting Teaching of EA at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan’; USAID-funded project for establishing a new Centre of Excellence on Water resources (University of Utah, 11/ 2015-6/2016; 12/2016-6/2017)
  • 2015 - ‘SEA in the UK’, fact-finding mission for the Vietnamese Ministry of the Environment
  • 2012-14 - ‘Development of EIA curricula for tertiary level academic and public administration institutions in Pakistan’ (IUCN Pakistan)
  • 2011- present - ‘Environmental Impact Assessment quality mark’ (IEMA)
  • 2009 - ‘The consideration of health in strategic environmental assessment (WHO)
  • 2006-2010 - COST356 Action: Towards the definition of a measurable environmentally sustainable transport, working group 3.1 ‘Planning and impact assessment’    

University of Liverpool grants

  • Great Lakes governance for climate resilience, Sarah Clement, 2017-2018
  • Business of Managing the Environment, Indian Partner Development Fund, Urmila Jha-Thakur and Sarah Clement, 2017-2018
  • Enhancing Attractiveness and Relevance of Environmental Assessment and Management related Higher Education in the UK (Knowledge –Exchange Voucher Scheme, 2013)
  • Exploring the role of Management Education in Business Schools in supporting environmental managers’ learning and development, (Changing Culture pump-priming, 2012)
  • EIA in India: Experiences and Outlook, (Pump-priming Research Grant, 2011)
  • Health in EIA:A Comparative Study (Global Health Award: University of Liverpool, 2011)
  • Health in EIA International Workshop (Network Element Award: Business Gateway University of Liverpool, 2011)