Richard Mabbitt

Urban and Regional Development Planning and Management


Environmental Planning

China, Liaoning Integrated Environmental Programme, (EU)
Strategic planning in water resources management component on multi-sector EU programme. Co-ordination of the Water Resources Management Plan for the Liao River basin, with a population of about 23m.

China, Chengdu International Airport, (Chengdu Airport Authority)
Environmental and land-use planning advice to the team preparing the master plan for the expansion of Chengdu International Airport in Sichuan Province, China.

Lao PDR, Nam Theun 2 Hydroelectric Project, (NT2 Consortium)
Advice to Nam Theun 2 Power Company Ltd. on preparation of Summary Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (SESIA) report for ADB on a major hydroelectric dam scheme in a national protected area.

China, Yunnan Environmental Development Project, (DFID)
Project design for multi-sector sustainable development project for DFID with emphasis on environmental protection and poverty alleviation in rural areas. Responsible for the formulation of a sustainable development framework and sustainable development indicators.

China, Yunnan Environmental Management Project, (DFID)
Review of existing environmental procedures and policies. Appraisal of planning system as a tool to achieve higher environmental standards. Preparation of environmental action plans for the capital city sub-region, two secondary cities, and the province as a whole.

Key to images:
Dahuofang Reservoir, Liaoning Province, China, 2001
Solid waste disposal, Xamneua, Lao PDR, 2001