Adopting a Broader Scope for Impact Assessments under the Impact Assessment Act

November 24, 2021 12:45pm

Gordon Grey
Environmental Impact Assessment Coordinator
Wolastoqey Nation

Mark Cliffe-Phillipe
Executive Director
Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board

Luc S. Desroches
Crown Consultation Lead
Impact Assessment Agency of Canada

  • Sisson Mine – lessons learned on cumulative effects and Indigenous Knowledge.
  • Early engagement, collaboration and partnership with Indigenous communities throughout the impact assessment and a project lifecycle
  • Assessing Potential Impacts on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, including monitoring and follow-up
  • Incorporating Indigenous Knowledge, as well as community knowledge in an impact assessment
  • Applying the Gender-based Analysis Plus (GBA+) to impact assessment