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The First Nations Energy and Mining Council (FNEMC) has been actively engaging with the British Columbia Environmental Assessment Office (BCEAO) throughout 2015 and 2016. The next activities, set out in the joint Work Plan, focus on receiving feedback and input on enhanced opportunities for First Nations in the BC environmental assessment process. BCEAO and FNEMC are jointly
The First Nations Energy and Mining Council (FNEMC), as mandated, has undertaken to be involved in the environmental assessment review announced by the federal government. To date, FNEMC has developed an overall proposal for multi-year engagement, provided comments to Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) regarding the Terms of Reference of the Panel, and submitted an application for participant funding. The
Canadian Mines Ministers Conference in Halifax: Provinces & Territories Must Act To Avoid Mine Waste Disasters
Monday, July 20, 2015 (Halifax) While Energy & Mines Ministers from across Canada are meeting in Halifax for their annual conference, a coalition of more than 50 environmental, First Nations, and community organizations today sent a letter to all Canadian Mines Ministers urging them to take immediate action to assess and prevent the threat posed