Category Archives : Access to Justice


Request for an Investigation into Disregard of Section 25 of FIPPA by Government Bodies

Submission to the Information and Privacy Commissioner to investigate whether public bodies are following the laws intended to release information about risks to the environment and public health and safety. Prepared on behalf of the BC Freedom Information and Privacy Association (FIPA), >


SYMPOSIUM OVERVIEW: CONCEPTUALIZING NEW GOVERNANCE ARRANGEMENTS

Public Administration: An International Quarterly (Volume 90, Number 1, 2012)

Symposium: Conceptualizing New Governance Arrangements Edited by Chris Tollefson, Anthony R. Zito and Fred Gale [download] 1. Symposium Overview: Conceptualizing New Governance Arrangements 2. Governing Information: A Three Dimensional Analysis of Environmental Assessment 3. New Governance Arrangements at the Intersection >


Request to refer the Environmental Assessment of the proposed Raven Coal Mine to a joint expert review panel

Submission prepared by ELC and Tim Thielmann of Devlin Gailus requesting: 1. that Minister Prentice refer the environmental assessment of Compliance Coal Corporation’s proposed Raven Underground Coal Project to a joint federal/provincial independent expert Review Panel for full public hearings >


Conserving the Planet Without Hurting Low-Income Families

Conserving the Planet Without Hurting Low-Income Families: Options for Fair EnergyEfficiency Programs for Low-Income Households, A Report for the Energy Poverty Initiative of the Climate Justice Project providing a detailed overview of existing and best practices in energy-efficiency programs and recommendations for reforms >