The first federal SEA Workshop developed and strengthened capacity within the federal policy community while giving participants the opportunity to learn more about the role of SEA in governmentThe workshop showed the value of SEA as a tool for meeting federal analytical requirements under The Cabinet Directive on the Environmental Assessment of Policy, Plan and Program Proposals (the Cabinet Directive).
The SEA Workshop was open only to federal public servants and was specifically targeted to policy developers at all levels.
The SEA Workshop was of particular interest to federal partners involved in the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development audit of SEA.
Through a combination of prominent and knowledgeable guest speakers, practical case studies and interactive sessions, participants:
For More Information on the SEA Workshop Agenda [PDF - 110 KB]
For More Information on the SEA Workshop Report
For More Information on SEA Best Practices
Organized by the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency with support from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Environment Canada, the Departments of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, National Defence, Natural Resources Canada, and Transport Canada.