Media Releases

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Citizens group welcomes decision by nuclear

Peterborough, ON - Canada’s nuclear safety regulator will move its licensing hearing for a nuclear fuel manufacturing facility to Peterborough after a local citizens group questioned why it was to ...

Press Release: Environmental and Labour organizations

Unceded Algonquin Anishinaabe Territories  (September 6 2019): Canadian environmental and labour organizations join forces today to petition the Canadian government to ensure the Mercosur trade ...

Environmental Law Toolkit Webinar Series

Jul 23 2019 Richard Lindgren of CELA on Common Law Tools for Protecting the Environment  Photo Credit: Adam Harris https://healthyhandyman.com/ If Canadians suffer harm, loss or injury from, ...

Webinar on July 11th – Environmental

Jul 02 2019 The webinar will examine the evolution of federal and Ontario environmental assessment processes. Joseph Castrilli will outline the 2012 review of CEAA and subsequent Expert Panel which ...

National Housing Strategy Act receives Royal

Jun 21 2019 Today CELA salutes our specialty clinic colleagues at the Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO) and the Right To Housing (R2H) Coalition for more than a decade of hard work in ...

CELA reacts to Legal Aid Funding

Jun 12 2019 While we are disappointed in Legal Aid Ontario’s decision to reduce CELA’s allocated operating funding by almost 17% this year and by 35% next year, we remain focused on, and committed, ...