How to Achieve a Broader Scope for Environmental Assessments through Collaborate with Indigenous Communities

October 20, 2022 10:45am

Gordon Grey
Impact Assessment Manager
Wolastoqey Nation in New Brunswick

  • Incorporating consideration of sex and gender with other identity factors in an environmental assessment
  • Incorporating consideration of the traditional knowledge of Indigenous peoples, as well as community knowledge in an environmental assessment
  • Analyzing the recent developments under the Impact Assessment Act
  • Categorizing which projects can best incorporate a broader scope, such as
    • Determining best practices for process development to ensure proper engagement and duty to consult
    • Reviewing the obligations of First Nation communities
  • Creating a tool kit to complete the Impact Assessment Act