The International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA) is the world's leading professional association in the field of impact assessment.

The IAIA 2013 Calgary Conference will use the Carbon Offset fund that delegates have voluntarily supported to restore part of a major wetland in Calgary.  If you wish to contribute, please use the PayPal link below and contribute to this legacy project.  The contribution can be in any amount that you feel is appropriate.  The […]

Conference Theme The conference theme embraces the impact of current global change now and in the coming decades and how impact assessment (IA) itself will evolve as a result. The “next generation” re- fers to both a new generation of practitioners and new approaches to IA practice internation- ally to address issues of global concern. […]

Speakers: Donna Kennedy-Glans & Don Hill When: Tuesday, March 12, 2018 from 5:30-7:00 pm Where: The Metropolitan – Private Dining Room (150, 318 – 8 Avenue S.W.) Cost: Free for IAIA-WNC members; $10 for non-members ($5 for students) The International Association for Impact Assessment – Western and Northern Canada Affiliate (IAIA-WNC) is pleased to announce […]

Calling all members (or prospective members) who would like to join the IAIA-WNC Board of Directors – nominations are now open. There are four open positions. The board term is two years. Executive Committee meetings (composed of the Directors and the appointed Regional Directors) occur by teleconference every 6 weeks or so in the fall and […]

IAIA-WNC held a successful series of talks around the theme of The Future of Pipelines. In Canada over the last few years, there has been much discussion and controversy around the contentious issue of hydrocarbon pipelines. The matter involves all levels of government, First Nations, community organizations, NGOs, and other stakeholders. The pubinar series delved […]

In this issue: IAIA-WNC News Upcoming Events Event Follow Up and Feedback Regional Highlights Changes to the IAIA WNC Fee Structure IAIA News and Events New Section – News from Members IAIA-WNC News Since this edition of the newsletter is being sent out just as the holiday season is starting, the IAIA-WNC Executive team wants […]

Workshop in Whitehorse, Yukon on November 19-20 Our previous Organized Reasoning workshops were well received in Vancouver, Victoria, Whitehorse, Calgary, Edmonton and Yellowknife. In Whitehorse in November, the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board will be offering another installment of a series of Organized Reasoning workshops for their staff. The Yukon Government provided workshops to […]