Inclusiveness is a state in which all persons interested in or affected by a decision or decision-making process have the political space to participate in and influence the outcome.


Knowledge of a specific event or situation; intelligence; a collection of facts or data. “Information” refers to facts, knowledge, explanations, justifications, data, and resources on environmental factors, including air and water quality, environmental emergencies, general environmental trends, facilities and their environmental impacts, and plans or programs affecting natural resources.