Impact on Cultural Heritage

Applies to: All components

Description:

This indicator refers to the prevention of any negative impacts on protected cultural sites. The aim is to protect cultural heritage and to avoid or mitigate adverse impacts on cultural heritage in the course of project operations. The company has to implement precautionary approach in the management and sustainable use of cultural heritage.

Question:

Does the development/operation of any of the company's facilities include activities that might significantly negatively impact the protected cultural sites in the vicinity?

Rating:

No, there is no negative impact, or there are no such protected cultural sites in the vicinity

Yes, there is some impact on cultural heritage, but thorough expert assessment has been done to identify ways to minimise and mitigate adverse impacts on the cultural heritage

Yes, project involves significant excavations or any negative changes in the physical environment, and no measures are foreseen to mitigate the negative effects