Event

Fifteenth Regular Session of the CEC Counciland meetings of the Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) 25–26 June 2008

Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, 125 Sussex Drive, 9th floor

  • Opening remarks by John Baird, Canadian Environment Minister
  • Remarks by Stephen L. Johnson, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Remarks by Juan Elvira Quesada, Mexican Secretary for Environment and Natural Resources
  • Remarks by Line Beauchamp, Quebec Minister of the Environment
  • Remarks by Jane Gardner, JPAC Chair
  • Remarks by Adrián Vázquez, CEC Executive Director

Government Conference Center — 2 Rideau Street, Ottawa, Canada

Thursday, 26 June 2008

Presentations and Council discussion

  • NAFTA and the North American environment
  • Cooperation for environmental results in North America
  • Conserving North America’s biodiversity
    • North American Monarch Conservation Plan
    • Protecting Marine Ecosystems NAMPAN
    • Risk management for toxics – the new Sound Management of Chemicals initiative
    • Eliminating environmental threats from noncompliant imports entering North America
  • Accelerating market-based environmental progress
    • Green building in North America: opportunities and challenges
    • Greening the North American auto sector
  • Reporting on the state of the North American environment

Where:

Ottawa, ON, Canada
Canada

When:

June 26, 2008

Participation:

Public

Contact:

Nathalie Daoust
Senior Liaison Officer, Council Organizational Performance Manager
(514) 350-4310