Water Pricing: Seizing a Public Policy Dilemma by the Horns

This project informed water policy by comparing how jurisdictions outside of Canada have balanced water pricing against social equity and resource management. The Canadian debate over water pricing is contentious. On one hand, some consider access to w …

In Water we Trust? Evaluating water trusts for use in Alberta

Environmental Law Centre assessed the appropriateness of water trusts as a policy mechanism to protect Alberta’s water resources. A water trust can protect the flow of a river by purchasing the right to leave a certain amount of water instream. The Env …

Fostering Aboriginal Environmental Stewardship in Natural Resource Development

This project will result in three research reports that will provide information about the ways in which Aboriginal communities can be in engaged in resource development projects, while also ensuring best practices in environmental management and overs …