The Secretariat, as part of its on-going capacity building and training assistance on EIA, and in collaboration with the World Bank, will be delivering virtual online trainings specifically on stakeholder engagement and Social Impact Assessment (SIA) as part of the EIA process. The series of virtual trainings also form part of the Pacific Learning Partnership for Environmental and Social Sustainability Capacity Building Programme. The first series of virtual trainings will be delivered as an open regional training and will start in November and end in December of this year with additional trainings planned for 2021.