KPCL engaged Mott MacDonald UK to upgrade the Environmental and Social baseline of Karot HPP
Mott MacDonald (Environmental and Social Team) visited Karot HPP site and held several meetings with IFC and KPCL Environment & Social Team to discuss the possibilities. KPCL engaged and invites Mott MacDonald UK for visit to Pakistan and carry out one day visit to the Karot HPP site plus conduct meetings to discuss possibilities of betterment in the environmental and social sector of this project.The meetings were attended by the IFC (International Fianance Corporation) Environmental and Social Team, KPCL Environmental and Social Team, Mott MacDonald, Changjiang Institute of Survey, Planning, Design and Research (CISPDR), Pakistan Engineering Services and Laraib Group professionals in which topics discussed were based upon environmental and social impact assessment, land acquisition, relocation, resettlement and rehabilitation. IFC Environmental and Social Team visited KPCL from 14 to 16 January 2015 to discuss environmental and social updates. During the successful meeting sessions Mott MacDonald UK, Pakistan Engineering Services, Changjiang Institute of Survey, Planning, Design and Research (CISPDR) and Laraib Group were also involved to interactively discuss and adopt the way forward.IFC Environmental and Social Team also met Vice President China Three Gorges Corporation Mr. Wang Shaofeng to update him about the successful meeting sessions held here in Islamabad from 14 to 16 January 2015.