Information on the Russian Environmental Impact


Key information about the Environmental Impact Assessment process and contacts in the different regions in Northwestern Russia.

Main goal is to ease the market entry barrier posed by the Russian EIA process for Finnish companies wishing to enter the Northwestern Russian market and to include a study of best practices in the EIA process in each Arctic country.

Information about the Russian Environmental Impact Assessment process

Legislation and the rules

EIA processes step-by-step with contact information for organizations and agencies

A company specific case study on Russian environmental impact assessment


For more information please contact the project manager, Sonja Bickford, at Sonja.bickford (at)  

The website is a result of 2-years strategic project funded by the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation (Tekes) and it was built and hosted by the Arctic Centre, University of Lapland.