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A community guide to social impact assessment

  • 174 Pages
  • 2.16 MB
  • English
Social Ecology Press , Middleton, Wis
Community development -- Social aspects -- Evaluation., Economic development projects -- Social aspects -- Evaluation., Environmental policy -- Social aspects -- Evaluation., Social indicators., Social predic
StatementRabel J. Burdge.
LC ClassificationsHN49.C6 B85 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 174 ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1447597M
ISBN 100941042170
LC Control Number93087340

The Guide is a tool for practitioners at all levels social scientists, agency employees, community leaders, volunteers to complete social impact assessments (SIA s) efficiently and effectively.

The Guide is a how-to manual that provides the users with a step-by-step process easily followed by persons with minimal social science training. Social impact assessment is an applied social science field examining the impacts of human populations on natural resource developments and environmental policy alternatives.

Burdge (sociology and environment, Western Washington U.) here presents papers he and colleagues have prepared since on the processes and methods used.3/5(1). A Community Guide to Social Impact Assessment [Rabel J. Burdge] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Rabel J.

Burdge. The Guide is a tool for practitioners at all levels - social scientists, agency employees, community leaders, volunteers - to complete social impact assessments (SIAs) efficiently and effectively. Guide To Social Impact Assessment.

New York: Routledge, Designed to provide clear and detailed assistance in the complex process of assessing social change, this book emphasizes the development of an analytic approach and a theoretical framework that can be applied to the assessment of very diverse events- Cited by: Get this from a library.

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Burdge | Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management Vol. 07, No. 03, pp. () Book Reviews No Access. Social Impact is “the effect of an activity on the social fabric of the com-munity and [the] wellbeing of individuals and families”i in that community.

A Social Impact Assessment (SIA) sets expectations and measures the chang-es—for better or worse—of specific social activities and/or interventions on. Social Impact Assessment May U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Marine Fisheries Service Contents 1.

Section I – Introduction 2. Section II – Legal Mandates and Administrative Procedures for Social Impact Assessment 3. Section III – A Basic Model for Social Impact Assessment 4.

This document provides general guidance for conducting a Social Impact Assessment (SIA) and for preparing a SIA report. It is applicable for projects where the Environmental and Social Management System (ESMS) screening has identified a need to assess social risk and impact issues.

Content Source: The Guide to Community Preventive Services Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions on this page are those of the Community Preventive Services Task Force and do not necessarily represent those of CDC.

Task force evidence-based recommendations are not mandates for compliance or spending. Instead, they provide information and options for decision makers and stakeholders to. A community guide to social impact assessment (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

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A community guide to social impact assessment. SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT STRATEGY REPORT HEC Paris Society and Organizations Center Movement for Social*Business Impact by guide investments, and accelerate the transformation of corporations, and their contribution to an inclusive, low carbon and circular economy.

This change could be social, economic and/or environmental. As a charity or social enterprise, creating positive social impact is at the heart of what you do and you must be able to identify, understand and capture the full value of the impact of your activities.

Understanding, measuring and communicating impact is extremely important for. Guidelines for Environmental & Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) 11 An introduction to environmental and social impact assessment An Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) should be seen as a process that starts at the conceptual design stage of a project and continues throughout project construction, operation and decommissioning.

Social impact assessment (SIA) is a study designed to predict and measure the effects of a public or private policy, programme or project on the surrounding population’s lifestyle, culture, community.

(Rabel J. Burdge, Concepts, Process and Methods of Social Impact Assessment, (included in course fee) (Rabel J. Burdge, A Community Guide to Social Impact Assessment, 3rd edition.

(included in course fee). Nicholas Taylor, C. Hobson Bryan and Colin G. Goodrich. Social Assessment: Theory, Process and Techniques, 3rd Edition.

A community needs assessment provides community leaders with a snapshot of local policy, systems, and environmental change strategies currently in place and helps to identify areas for improvement. With this data, communities can map out a course for health improvement by creating strategies to make positive and sustainable changes in their.

Social Impact Assessment for Community Health: A Learning Guide This learning guide and supporting materials offer insights and lessons learned to organizations and projects looking to measure the social impact of community-level health work.

Posted HSR Resources & Methods Public & Population Health Using Health Data. Social impact assessment focuses on impacts on the population, i.e. on employment and social groups, with special emphasis on the gender aspect, while other methodologies are used for assessing other impacts (e.g.

on budget and competitiveness). Social impact assessment is often employed as an ex post examination in the decision-making process.

Social information is often critical to the identification and understanding of the problems and conflicts of a community or group. Social assessment information can be crucial in determining what mitigation is necessary, what mitigation alternatives exist, and which mitigation strategies are most likely to work.

A Social Impact Assessment is a process of research, planning and the management of social change or consequences (positive and negative, intended and unintended) arising from policies, plans, developments and projects (UNEP, ).

The core focus of an SIA is on the important impacts of projects and developments beyond the impacts on natural. B-Analytics, B-Assessment ≠ (not equal) Social Impact Measurement. First generation impact assessment platforms focus on gathering governance, environment and social policies to assess entrepreneurs or Small Medium Business (SMB) or Small Growing Business (SGB).

Here are four examples: 1. MIX Markets: For Microfinance Institutes. More Praise for Measuring and Improving Social Impacts “Measuring social impact is a topic at the top of so many agendas yet with so little real insight about how to make it real, actionable, and meaningful.

Measuring and Improving Social Impacts is a practical guide for maximizing and amplifying impact. Social Impact Assessment have many things in common and many differences. This is a comprehensive guide for practitioners to understand different types of measurement and management tools associated with the social impact assessment process.

Social Return on Investment• SROI is a form of social accounting which aims to analyse the impact of a policy, project or activity for the range of stakeholders involved in it• Gives a value to impacts with no market value• There are currently two types of SROI: evaluative and forecast.

There are many free tools for charities; this handy guide from the New Economics Forum (Nef) brings together over 20 different quality and social impact frameworks for. • EIA is regarded as a highly technical charged assessment process which also meant to integrate social concerns into the planning process for a specific development proposal.

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Ideally, the EIA process is assumed to pursue this end by means of public participation process or Social Impact Assessment. Social impact assessment (SIA) is the process of identifying and managing the social impacts of industrial projects. It can also be applied to policies, plans and programmes.

IMPACT ASSESSMENT (IA) TOOLKIT – Version 6 IMPACT ASSESSMENT (IA) TOOLKIT Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION What is the IA Toolkit? The IA Toolkit is a guide to undertaking an IA and filling out the IA Template. The completion of an IA is consistent with the policy appraisal process as set by the „Green Book – Appraisal and Evaluation.The phases of social impact assessment Social impact assessment can be considered as a number of distinct but iterative phases within an adaptive management process (Franks, ).

1 Scoping and formulation of alternatives The scoping phase sets the parameters for the later phases of assessment and management by determining the scale.Social Impact Assessment.

EIA Training Resource Manual Second edition depending on the depth of treatment, the existing skills Topic 13 Social Impact Assessment Training session outline Topic 13—Social Impact Assessment Objectives To develop an understanding of.