SPECIAL RATE FOR ESAM MEMBERS! See below for details
The 3rd Annual Indigenous Consultation Atlantic conference will bring consultation and engagement discussions to the forefront, addressing contentious issues and analyzing the legal updates. Join engaging discussions and gain practical applications on topics including consultation law, environmental assessment processes and traditional knowledge, in Halifax, Nova Scotia on October 23-24th, 2018. “Wonderful representation of Indigenous groups, prov + fed gov reps, lawyers and industry.” -Tara Oak, Paita Environmental Consulting.
“The conference is very well organized and the information is very helpful in understanding the consultation process. Lots of helpful information to look up at a later date for researching and learning!” - Gail Tupper, Glooscap First Nation.
“Excellent.” - Kevin Aylward, Beothuk Energy Inc.
“Being new to my position it helped me to understand the Duty to Consult.” - Michelle Burch, Chippewas of the Thames, FN.
“Good info. Good speakers. Smooth running conference,” Russ Letica, Madawaska Maliseet Nation. “I have learned significantly what our organization needs to do if we are to have successful projects in natural resources – it is a long game.” - Andrew Wilcott, J.D. Irving Limited.
Secure your seat at the table and join the discussion! ESAM members, save 10% on the main conference fee by mentioning registration code D10-377-377EX07. Register early and save more! Group rates are also available. Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-877-927-7936 for further information
ESAM Welcomes Its New Member
AIM Recycling Saint John, New Brunswick
American Iron & Metal (AIM) is a family-owned, Canada-based company founded in 1936 in Montreal, Quebec. Recognized as one of North America’s most sophisticated metal recyclers, specializing in the recovery and recycling of scrap metal by-products, AIM has evolved into a successful and multifaceted company with a global footprint. At American Iron & Metal, we strive to be the industry leader in all our lines of business. How? By providing our customers with top-quality products and services, by being environmentally and socially responsible, and by fostering strong relationships with our employees and business partners while giving back to the community.
Environment and Climate Change Canada has launched the Climate Action Fund (CAF)
The CAF will provide up to $3 million in grants and contributions for projects that increase action and awareness on climate change and climate change initiatives. Students, youth, colleges and universities, Indigenous Peoples and organizations, not-for-profit organizations, and small and medium sized enterprises are eligible to apply.
Public Services and Procurement Canada Buy and Sell
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) has posted a news item Did you know you can submit certain bids electronically? on BuyandSell.gc.ca to remind bidders across the country that they can now submit bids against certain PSPC tenders electronically using Canada Post’s epost Connect online service. Tenders for which this option is available will be posted on Buyandsell.gc.ca and clearly identified as accepting bid submission files electronically. Bidders are encouraged to watch for these tenders and to participate. For additional information regarding the electronic bid submission initiative, please contact the national capital region Bid Receiving Unit at TPSGC.DGAreceptiondessoumissions-ABBidReceiving.PWGSC@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca.
Does your company have any press releases or significant news to share with fellow ESAM members?
The ESAM Communications Committee occasionally has room for these types of news stories. To have your news being considered for posting, please send Charlotte an email at email@example.com.
ESAM experiences significant traffic to our webpage with up to 6,000 – 8,000 visitors per month. Membership benefits include opportunities to post your company’s current career opportunities on our website (http://www.esamaritimes.ca/career-opportunities.html). If you would like to take advantage of this opportunity, please forward your career opportunities to firstname.lastname@example.org.
List of Top 5 Articles Read by ESAM Members in July
Career Opportunities posted via our LinkedIn page have proven to be quite popular! ESAM members are welcome to send environmental career opportunity links to email@example.com to be posted via our LinkedIn site
We are inviting you to complete a 'Member Spotlight' on your company as a whole, an office/team, individual or project that you would like to showcase in our newsletter. As a member, you have a unique (free!) marketing tool at your hands with our newsletter distribution reaching over 1,000 individuals!
If you would like to take advantage of this opportunity, please forward your 'Member Spotlight' (maximum 2,500 words) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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