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March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
Page 15
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

The Chair

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you, Mr. O'Reilly. Questions? Are there any further questions on strengthen the government's leadership and authority on climate change? Seeing none, Committee, we will move to page 30, ensure climate change impacts are specifically considered when making government

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Kevin O'Reilly

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters   on though. Today the federal government announced a new climate change target of 40 percent reduction from 2005 emissions by 2030. That's an additional 10 percent from even what the pan-Canadian framework says. So what is happening in terms of our own failed Climate Change Strategic

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
Page 15
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Kevin O'Reilly

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thanks, Mr. Chair. So on February the 9th, 2021, it's over a year ago, the Minister of Environment and Natural Resources announced that the terms of reference for the NWT Climate Change Council were finished. Council seems to have met a few times but I don't even know who sits

March 30th, 2022
Assembly debate
Members' Statements

Kevin O'Reilly

Member's Statement 1062-19(2): Changes to Canada Infrastructure Bank   pages of simple amendments. These include: Insertion of climate change mitigation and adaptation into the purpose of the legislation;A clearer set of functional principles for the bank's operation with more a public investment focus;Clear priorities for the Bank including investments

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Caitlin Cleveland

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters   was working before a lot of our cost of living increases, and my concern has only heightened with the increase to the cost of fuel, the cost of supply chains, and then also the impacts of climate change on food supplies from the south. For example, the flooding that happened in BC had

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
Page 16
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

The Chair

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you. Questions? Are there any further questions on ensure climate change impacts are specifically considered when making government decisions? Seeing none, Committee, we will move to pages 31 to 33, increase employment in small communities. Questions? Ms. Nokleby.

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Kevin O'Reilly

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thanks, Mr. Chair. Sorry, this is very cumbersome. When is that going to happen? When is this new version of the executive council handbook with the new tool for climate change going to be made public? Thanks, Mr. Chair.

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Shane Thompson

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you. We will reach out to committee, the committee and try to get this information there. We're not going to do the work. They -- it's been done. We are working with them. I need to really stress we are working with the climate change council. They are not a subdivision

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Kevin O'Reilly

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters   committees that have been set up? There's just total absence of any information whatsoever about this body that's supposed to be leading some kind of climate change initiatives. So can the Minister make a commitment to get that work done? Because nobody knows what's happening. Thanks, Mr

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Shane Thompson

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Yes, the committee, they're -- the council sits and it's Indigenous leadership. It is a committee of theirs, and we work with that committee. It is not a sub part of, you know, government. It is a climate change council that we work with. Thank you, Mr. Chair.

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Shane Thompson

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters   to meet with the climate change ambassador, we talked about that as well. So, yeah, we are working on it. I'm more than willing to work with my colleagues on it. To make a long -- sorry. My longwinded answer, yes, I'll -- we're working on it. Thank you.

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Katrina Nokleby

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you, Mr. Chair. One of the items here is to work with the national and international organizations to advocate for the consideration of our unique perspectives on climate change impacts, adaptation, and mitigation. I'm concerned when I look at the strategies

March 29th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

The Chair

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you. Are there any further questions on reduce the municipal funding gap? Seeing none, Committee, we'll move to pages 28, 29, strengthen the government's leadership and authority on climate change. Questions?? Ms. Nokleby.

March 28th, 2022
Assembly debate
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Ministers' Statements

Caroline Cochrane

Minister's Statement 232-19(2): Arctic Sovereignty   Arctic sovereignty and security and how we can work closer together moving forward. The strategic importance of the Arctic has been increasing due to climate change and the opening of Arctic waters, as well as the wealth of resources that the Arctic holds, Mr. Speaker

March 2nd, 2022
Assembly debate
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Members' Statements

Caitlin Cleveland

Member's Statement 975-19(2): Talston Hydro Expansion  Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, we know in the North we face the most severe impacts from climate change, and the world is looking to the North to be a leader in climate change adaptation. Climate change will continue to increase rainfall, flooding, and coastal erosion

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