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Primer on recent changes to environmental assessment law in Ontario
CELA lawyers argue for federal jurisdiction to act on climate change, a crucial issue for vulnerable communities disproportionately impacted by climate change.
Groups say federal funding of new nuclear reactors is a “dirty, dangerous distraction” from tackling climate change
Public interest groups from across Canada are criticizing the federal government for funding small nuclear reactor development and are challenging the government to release the research and data that support its strategy.
Statement from environmental and civil society groups on Ontario’s draft Blue Box regulation announcement
Statement from Environmental Defence, Canadian Environmental Law Association, Citizens’ Network on Waste Management, Health and Environment Justice Support, Recycling Council of Ontario, Toronto Environmental Alliance, Waste Watch Ottawa.
Presentation by Theresa McClenaghan, Executive Director and Counsel, CELA to the Ontario Municipal Climate Caucus
CELA’s preliminary review of the Province of Ontario’s proposed list of projects under the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act.
Blog post by Rick Lindgren about the province’s recent changes to environmental assessment in Ontario.
25 leading Canadian environmental organizations release detailed proposals for federal investments in a green recovery
Four key recommendations include building retrofits, clean transportation, nature-based climate solutions and protected areas