A Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP) has been developed and outlines the Project approach for communication, information and engagement with potentially interested and/or affected stakeholders of the Project.
The purpose of the SEP is firstly to comply with all national legal requirements related to stakeholder engagement for the Project and secondly to manage disclosure of information and stakeholder engagement using international standards such as the IFC Performance Standards as a best practice.
Stakeholders of the Project have been identified via a systematic process known as stakeholder identification and analysis and they include , residents of Vilingili, tourist resorts, dive tour operators, NGOs, fisherfolk, ship operators, environmental institutes, economically interested parties, , and Government entities including policy makers, regulators and local councils.
The main methods and materials to be used for the communication, information and engagement activities for the Project are described below.
- Project website
- Social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
- Assessment and monitoring reports to disclose Project information
- Leaflets, posters and notices
- Project FAQ on website