Resettlement is not just the relocation of households. It refers to measures to address a broad range of impacts related to Project Land Acquisition, including:
- Physical displacement (relocation of households/ communities);
- Economic displacement (loss of agricultural land, natural resources, business opportunities, etc.);
- Grave relocation; and
- Impact on cultural heritage resources.
Digby Wells Environmental’s experience within South Africa, is framed by the national legislative framework, as well as aligned to International Standards, including the IFC Performance Standards, World Bank Environmental and Social Standards. Our team of highly qualified, experienced and innovative specialists will support your organisation in creating and sustaining positive value for all stakeholders and communities in which you operate.