Amendments to the Saskatchewan Environmental Assessment Act

NEWS RELEASE – NOVEMBER 7, 2012 Environment Minister Ken Cheveldayoff today announced the proclamation The Environmental Assessment Amendment Act, 2010. The purpose of the Act is to ensure that economic development proceeds with adequate environmental safeguards to protect the environment and maintain public health. The amendments were made to align with the government’s move to

Clean Energy BC: Science and EIA Short Course October 30th

Clean Energy BC is organizing a one-day workshop focusing on science and EIA during the Generate 2012 conference (October 30th, 2012).  The workshop has two objectives: To generate a platform for the discussion and dissemination of ideas to further improve EIA and science practice in BC clean energy project approvals and operations. To provide a

IAIA-WNC Presents Forum on CEAA 2012

IAIA-WNC Presents Forum on the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act 2012   Wednesday October 17, 2012 – 1:00 to 4:30 pm (Registration opens at 12:30 pm) Fletcher Challenge Theater, Simon Fraser University Vancouver, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC The International Association for Impact Assessment’s Western and Northern Canada Affiliate is pleased to host a forum on

IAIA 2013 Calgary

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.

2013 IAIA Conference Announcement

2013 IAIA Conference Announcement

We are pleased to let you know that IAIA 2013 will be held in Calgary from May 13-16, 2013.  The theme of the conference will be Impact Assessment: The Next Generation which examines two key issues affecting the future of the practice 1) the streamlining of the regulatory process to facilitate project development and  2) the entry of new practitioners

First Announcement and Call for Session Proposals

First Announcement and Call for Session Proposals Submission Deadline: 31 August 2012 The 33rd annual conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA) will be held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on 13-16 May, 2013. The theme of the IAIA13 conference is “Impact Assessment: The Next Generation.” The “next generation” refers to both a new generation of

Environmental Monitoring for Resource Development

Mr. Roberts, The program agenda for CI Energy Group’s Environmental Monitoring for Resource Development is complete! Check out the practical, industry-focused program taking place October 30-31, 2012 in Calgary, AB. This event was designed through market research to provide you with the latest information and practical strategies to successfully manage your projects through the evolving changes in provincial and federal

GRI invites nominations for four new G4 Working Groups

GRI is starting a new project to update topic-related content of the Guidelines and is now inviting nominations for four new G4 Working Groups on 1) Anti-corruption, 2) Biodiversity, 3) Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions and 4) Occupational Health and Safety. Please find below more information on how to apply for these Working Groups and the links