TNG allows limited testing, but remains opposed to mine: TNG NEWS RELEASE

After a series of recent community meetings, the Tsilhqot’in Nation has reinforced its determination to protect Teztan Biny (Fish Lake) and the surrounding area from the threat of Taseko Mines Ltd.’s (TML) proposed “new” Prosperity Mine. The...
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TNG Chief Baptiste at UN Human rights Geneva meeting: TNG NEWS RELEASE

Chief Marilyn Baptiste of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nations Government is in Geneva, Switzerland this week to report to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) 80th Session. The Tsilhqot’in Nation submitted a formal report to the...
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CEAA calls for public comments on documents: 100 MILE HOUSE

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA) is one of the most important pieces of environmental legislation in Canada. It often provides for more public participation and a more rigorous review than provincial assessment legislation, and in many cases covers projects not...
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Peter Kent’s on climate change/opposition to projects: NATIONAL POST

In his first major interview since the Durban Conference, Environment Minister Peter Kent sat for an extended Q&A with Policy Options editor L. Ian MacDonald on Jan. 10. He reiterated that Canada was still committed to working toward our Copenhagen obligations of reducing...
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