Rebeca Macias Gimenez is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Law as well as a researcher with the Water, Innovation, and Global Governance Lab at the Centre for Global Studies, at the University of Victoria. Her work focuses on environmental impact assessment and decision-making about mega hydropower projects and their impacts on Indigenous communities.

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Indigenous consultation and environmental assessments

In August 2016, the federal government established a panel of four specialists to review how government conducts environmental assessments on proposed projects with significant impact on the environment, such as energy and natural resources developments. The …

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