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March 31st, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2637
Ministers' Statements

Diane Archie

Minister's Statement 152-19(2): Update on Winter Road Season and Community Fuel Resupply   of climate change to get our winter roads operating and, in some cases, earlier than average opening dates. To enhance the level of service on some of our winter roads, our government has also formed partnerships with the private sector. Specifically, we have an agreement with Enbridge

March 30th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2612
Written Questions

Kevin O'Reilly

Written Question 28-19(2): Taltson Hydro Expansion Project  Mr. Speaker, my second set of questions are on the Taltson Hydroelectric Expansion Project. My questions are for the Minister of Infrastructure. The Executive's 2030 Energy Strategy and a Climate Change Strategic Framework rely heavily upon greenhouse gas reductions supposedly

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2394
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Shane Thompson

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  , which includes funding for sustainable livelihoods and funding to implement the NWT Climate Change Strategic Framework and action plan;Forced growth funding of $127,000 for increases in air tanker contract costs;An additional $58,000 to administer French language services

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2403
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

The Chair

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  I will now call Committee of the Whole back to order. Committee, we were on Environment and Natural Resources, environmental stewardship and climate change. Are there any questions? We've gone through Yellowknife North and Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh. Are there any questions from Members

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2383
Ministers' Statements

R.J. Simpson

Minister's Statement 133-19(2): Aurora College Research Mandate and Recognition   will continue building research capacity with the hiring of three new research chair positions. Aurora campus in Inuvik will see the establishment of a climate change adaptation research chair; Thebacha campus in Fort Smith will house the research chair for Indigenous approaches

March 12th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2531
Oral Questions

R.J. Simpson

Question 672-19(2): Polytechnic Science Program   a position of applied climate change research chair in Inuvik, and that is the type of thing that I can see that research happening around, is northern building. I heard the Member's statement, and it sounds like he could be writing for the polytechnic university right now because those

March 12th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2529
Members' Statements

Shane Thompson

Eulogy for Dr. David Schindler   in building our underlying knowledge of the effects that acid rain, climate change, long-range atmospheric transport of contaminants, and oil sands have on Canadian lakes and rivers. Dr. Schindler had a keen respect for the NWT. In a 2015 Globe and Mail article he wrote that "the water

March 12th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2526
Ministers' Statements

Shane Thompson

Minister's Statement 143-19(2): Respectful Caribou Hunting   major declines. They continue to face challenges, including climate change, habitat change, predators, and human activity. Illegal and disrespectful hunting practices are also real concerns. Our government continues to work with Indigenous governments and organizations, and other co

March 10th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2448
Motions

Caitlin Cleveland

Motion 30-19(2): Actions for Improved Housing Outcomes, Carried   reason for this centrality of housing. From an environmental perspective, we are on a collision course with climate change while more than 40 percent of the carbon footprint comes from buildings, mostly housing. To be honest, Mr. Speaker, the numbers are probably higher because

March 10th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2439
Ministers' Statements

Diane Archie

Minister's Statement 136-19(2): Update on the Tlicho Highway Construction Project / Tlichum Apqutiqpanga  , this two-lane gravel highway will provide year-round access from NWT Highway No. 3 to the community access road to Whati. The project will help connect communities, support employment and training opportunities across the region, increase our territory's resiliency to climate change

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2403
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Rylund Johnson

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you, Madam Chair. Can I get some information on this $25,000 for adaptation plans? It seems to be lacking a little bit in that there is no shortage of work to be done to make sure all of our communities and regional governments are prepared for climate change adaptation

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2402
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Kelly

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you, Madam Chair. A senior climate specialist, a climate change adaptation programs manager, and a climate data scientist. Thank you, Madam Chair.

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2402
Consideration in Committee of the Whole of Bills and Other Matters

Rylund Johnson

Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters  Thank you, Madam Chair. I am looking at page 82. Can I just get clarification on what the three positions that were added to the environmental stewardship and climate change unit are?

March 9th, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2402
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. Committee, we will now go to environmental stewardship and climate change, beginning on page 79, with information items on page 82. Questions? Any questions? Member for Yellowknife North.

March 2nd, 2021
Assembly debate
Page 2243
Ministers' Statements

Diane Archie

Minister's Statement 124-19(2): Acknowledgement of Engineering and Geoscience Week   and incorporates 10 years of research and development in new codes and standards, which many of the Northwest Territories' registered engineers and technicians contributed to. It adds new sections for environmental regulations; climate change; and civil, environmental, geotechnical

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