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Title: CONSULTATION GUIDELINES IMPLEMENTATION UPDATE


1
CONSULTATION GUIDELINES IMPLEMENTATION UPDATE
  • June 2007

2
GUIDELINES DEVELOPMENT AND ROLE OUT
  • Policy May 2005
  • Draft framework for Guidelines released December
    2005
  • Final Framework and first draft guidelines
    released May 2006
  • Final guidelines released September 2006
  • Public information sessions in 4 locations
    involving 500 participants in September 06

3
GOA IMPLEMENTATION ACTIONS
  • Staff orientation and training August through
    December 2006
  • Staff knowledge survey fall 2006
  • Review of staff requirements and submission on
    additional resources fall 2006
  • Documentation requirements clarified
  • Issues management process established

4
FIRST NATIONS RESPONSE
  • Varied response across the province by individual
    FN
  • Political statement of rejection and request for
    a model based on a requirement for FN consent
    prior to development approvals and compensation
    when development occurs in FN traditional
    territory
  • Emergence of Consultation Fees

5
FIRST NATIONS PRACTICES
  • Some FNs approach consultation as information
    sharing and opportunity for dialogue with
    industry
  • Outcomes sought are mitigation of impacts and
    opportunity for economic benefits to the FN
    through direct involvement in the project

6
FIRST NATIONS PRACTICES
  • Other FNs are demanding that all development in
    their traditional territory be subject to their
    review and approval
  • Outcomes sought are a model based on consent, FN
    control of development and compensation paid to
    the FN by government and industry

7
RESPONSE FROM INDUSTRY
  • Increased contact by most companies with FNs
  • Growing awareness of the requirements of the
    policy and guidelines on industry
  • Constant flow of information from industry to
    government through CAPP and GAG

8
GENERAL INDUSTRY CONCERNS
  • Consistency of delegation by GOA
  • Consultation Fees
  • Role clarity vis-à-vis GOA and EUB
  • Traditional territories definition and overlap

9
RESPONSE FROM GOA STAFF
  • Some uncertainty on how to decide when to
    delegate
  • Some uncertainty on the, adequacy of
    consultation, decision making process
  • Uneven levels of knowledge and skill in managing
    the consultation process

10
GOA STAFF CONCERNS
  • Work load impact
  • Legal risk issues
  • Impact on governments role as the manager of all
    public lands in Alberta
  • Impact on the role of all statutory decision
    makers

11
Land Management Decision Making
Government Responsibility
First Nations Responsibility
Consultation Participation in Decision Making
Consultation ? Control Consultation ?
Co-management
12
FRAMEWORK MEASURES OF SUCCESS
  • Engagement by all parties in the process
  • Reduce adverse impacts on rights and traditional
    uses
  • Timely review of project specific consultations
  • Focused review on projects with the highest
    potential to impact FNs

13
FRAMEWORK MEASURES OF SUCCESS
  • Increased access to and use of Traditional Use
    data in the decision-making process
  • Information and plain language documents provided
    to FNs in a timely manner
  • Timely response from FNs
  • Meaningful engagement of FNs in planning
    processes
  • Impacts are avoided, mitigated or accommodated
    where appropriate

14
NEXT STEPS
  • Ongoing issues management
  • Work with FNs on 47 Assessments to clarify
    when and who to consult
  • Provide GOA response to the Fees and charges
    issue
  • Establish some clear expectations on time lines
    for the consultation process

15
NEXT STEPS
  • Modify the guidelines based on the feedback and
    analysis effective July 1st 2007
  • Monitor implementation and review in June 2008
  • Review Policy 2009
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