Canadian Municipal Water eBulletin
 

Government announces winning bid to create new climate institute

Print this Article | Send to Colleague

On April 9, 2019, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced the winning bid to create the new and independent climate institute, by the Pan-Canadian Expert Collaboration.

The Collaboration represents more than 15 diverse and reputable organizations across Canada, which will establish an independent, policy-oriented, not-for-profit national institute focused on clean growth and climate change.

The Pan-Canadian Expert Collaboration (expected to begin operations this spring) will create a new institute to generate, communicate, and mobilize trusted information, policy advice, and best practices for Canadians, governments, and stakeholders.

As of this year, the Pan-Canadian Expert Collaboration will be eligible to receive up to $20 million over five years to implement its vision for the institute.

You can find more information here