Decline of environmental law, public oversight in Ontario’s North

Posted by Kerrie Blaise, CELA Northern Services Counsel on June 6, 2019 Article originally published May 10, 2019 online in The Lawyer's Daily Ontario is witnessing a swift and disturbing de-evolution of its key environmental laws. The province has proposed to further add to the…

CELA’s Environmental Services for Northern Ontario

Mar 20 2019 SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – The Canadian Environmental Law Association announces it will continue to provide direct legal services in Northern Ontario, to communities and low-income citizens seeking environmental justice. Last year, CELA launched its Northern Services pilot…

Chronicles from the North

FRANCAIS Posted by Kerrie Blaise , CELA Counsel on October 19, 2018 Last month, CELA was excited to announce its expansion of legal services in Northern Ontario. Six weeks into the pilot project, we are happy to share what we’ve heard and how we are…

CELA Expands Services with Launch of Northern Ontario Pilot Project

FRANCAIS Sep 06 2018 Location – Sault Ste Marie, ON The Canadian Environmental Law Association has embarked on a new chapter of its nearly 50-year history with the expansion of legal services in Northern Ontario. Joining CELA in its provision…

CELA Goes North! Public Legal Education Presentations in Thunder Bay and Timmins

FRANCAIS Posted by Alexandra Robertson, Summer Student on August 21, 2018 Sleeping Giant Provincial Park in Thunder Bay This summer the Canadian Environmental Law Association has been working on public legal education initiatives in Northern Ontario. After months of planning, we were very…