CELA has submitted a detailed brief to the Law Commission of Ontario regarding potential reforms to the Environmental Bill of Rights.
Tag: nature conservation
Blog: Bill 23 Passed… What Happens Next?
Bill 23 was passed by the Ontario legislature this week. What happens next?
Written Submission to Standing Committee on Bill 23 – More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022
CELA has submitted written comments to the Standing Committee on Heritage, Infrastructure and Cultural Policy regarding Bill 23 - More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022.
Action Alert – Bill 23, More Homes Built Faster, 2022
CELA is thoroughly assessing the proposals contained in Bill 23 and will post resources as we develop them.
Presentation: Canada: Embracing its Rivers
In February 2021, the Innu Council of Ekuanitshit and the regional municipality of Minganie passed joint resolutions declaring that the Magpie River was a legal person subject to rights and obligations. With this as a starting point, CELA's Executive Director provides a context for Canadian watershed conservation and efforts to protect our rivers and ecosystems.
Toolkit Launch Presentation: Advancing Indigenous Rights through Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas
Join us for the launch of a new, comprehensive guide for Indigenous nations, communities and non-governmental organizations in Ontario focused on Indigenous-led conservation and Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas