Polihali Western Access Corridor ESIA

Background Information Document

This Background Information Document (BID) is about the proposed Polihali Western Access Corridor (PWAC) that is part of the Advance Infrastructure for Polihali Dam of Phase II of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP). It provides a description of the infrastructure and the services that are proposed for construction in the PWAC and it is an invitation to register as a project stakeholder. Registration enables you to raise potential environmental and social issues related to the proposed infrastructure development.

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Invitation to Register and Comment

The Lesotho Highlands Development Authority (LHDA) has appointed Environmental Resources Management (ERM) as the Environmental Consultant to conduct the ESIA. Sechaba Consultants from Lesotho has been appointed as a sub-consultant by ERM to undertake the public participation process. Stakeholders who wish to contribute to the ESIA process by submitting comments are requested to contact Ms. Thato Letsatsi or to submit comments using the “Register and Comments” Sheet.

Please provide your contact details if you wish to be invited to attend up-coming meettngs, or be notified of the availability of reports and ESIA progress. Contact details for Ms. Letsatsi and the address (physical and email) to which the Register and Comments Sheets should be submitted are:

Reference: LHDA Contract No. 6004
Contact Person: Ms Thato Letsatsi
Physical Address: Sechaba Consultants, 244 Qoqolosing Street, Maseru; OR LHDA Polihali Office at Tlokoeng, Mokhotlong; or LHDA Katse Dam Office at the Visitor’s Centre
Postal address: PO Box 0021, Maseru West, 105
Tel: +266 5883 4073/ +266 67943110.
E-mail: OR