Building common ground: En106-158/2017E-PDF

a new vision for impact assessment in Canada /

"In her mandate letter from the Prime Minister, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change (the Minister) was directed to immediately review environmental assessment (EA) processes with these objectives: to restore public trust in EA; to introduce new, fair processes; and to get resources to market. On August 15, 2016, the Minister announced the establishment of our four-person Expert Panel (the Panel) to conduct this review. The Terms of Reference established for the review directed us, the Panel, to engage broadly with Canadians, Indigenous Peoples, provinces and territories, and key stakeholders to develop recommendations to the Minister on how to improve federal EA processes"--Cf. Executive summary, p. 2.

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Department/Agency Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency. Expert Panel for the Review of Environmental Assessment Processes.
Title Building common ground
Subtitle a new vision for impact assessment in Canada /
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Bâtir un terrain d’entente : une nouvelle vision pour l’évaluation des impacts au Canada. Cover title. Issued also in HTML format.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages 120 p. :
ISBN 978-0-660-08091-8
Catalogue Number
  • En106-158/2017E-PDF
Subject Terms Environmental impact assessment, Government policy