The Center for Environmental Consulting and Auditing (CECA) was established on March 1st, 2005. The experts at CECA provide services in the area of environmental protection, health, safety and social issues in line with national regulation and other countries of NIS region, international standards and requirements (EU Directives, IFC and EBRD Environmental and Social Policy, EIB standards) and corporate policies. CECA assist IFIs, foreign and national investors, public and private companies and organizations in defining key environmental and social risks and proposing an effective management measures. CECA elaborates analytical and policy papers, undertakes ESIA assessments, E&S site assessments, EHS audits, E&S due Diligence, elaborates ESAP, SEP, EBRD PRs and IFC PSs compliance assessments. Among key clients of the company there are international agencies, including but not limited to EBRD, EIB, IFC, FMO, UNEP, UNDP, World Bank, OSCE, OECD, as well as consulting companies (ERM, Ramboll Environ, WSP, RSK, AF-Consult, Aecom, ), transnational corporations (e.g., AkzoNobel, Shell, Chevron etc.).
The company developed a register of experts from neighboring countries which allowed them to implement projects not only in Ukraine but in the region of NIS (Caucases, Central Asia). This resulted in successful implementation of dozens projects, over 280 EHS audits of enterprises and developed a number of ESIA, ESAP, SEP for different types of industries.