Policy number:
2016-5-1
Convention:
2016
Preamble:
WHEREAS the lack of adequate consultations with Indigenous and directly impacted communities, a clear democratic deficit and a failure to factor in the climate implications tar sand pipeline would trigger, which many reviews have shown, and

WHEREAS our new government is refusing to stop those currently underway on the Energy East and Trans Mountain.

Policy:
That the National Pensioners Federation urge the federal government to start new public reviews of all pipelines and overhaul Canada’s environmental assessment processes.

Section:
Environment