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Review of Canada's Accession to the United Nations Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Aboriginal peoples | Culture | Employment | Financial assistance and entitlements | Health | Housing | Human resources | Justice and the Law | Labour | Persons with disabilities | Policy | Regulations | Seniors | Service | Society | Training and careers | Transportation
Feb 16, 2017 - Mar 16, 2017
Canada is a party to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Convention). The Convention entered into force for Canada on April 10, 2010. Its purpose is to ensure that all people with disabilities enjoy the same human rights, freedoms and respect as other people. It requires countries to promote equality and prohibit discrimination against people with disabilities. As a party to the Convention, Canada can accede to (or join) the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The Optional Protocol contains two procedures to strengthen the implementation of the Convention: an individual communications procedure and an inquiry procedure. The Government of Canada, in close consultation with provincial and territorial governments, is currently reviewing the Optional Protocol prior to making any decision regarding accession to the treaty. As part of this review, the Government of Canada is seeking views on the Optional Protocol.

Taking action against harassment and sexual violence in federal workplaces

Employment | Health | Human resources | Justice and the Law | Labour | Public safety | Regulations | Training and careers
Feb 14, 2017 - Mar 3, 2017
The Government of Canada is taking action to ensure that federal workplaces are free from harassment and sexual violence. To deliver on this priority, we are engaging with Canadians through this online consultation to gain insight into your personal experiences with these issues.

Consultation on the draft Federal Framework on Lyme disease

Feb 7, 2017 - Mar 8, 2017
An Act respecting a Federal Framework on Lyme Disease (Act) came into force on December 16, 2014. The Act commits the Minister of Health to convene a conference to develop a federal framework on Lyme disease with: patients' groups, the medical community and provincial/territorial health ministers. The Conference took place in May 2016 and as a result the framework was drafted. Before finalizing it, we invite Canadians to submit comments on the draft.

Release of International Council on Harmonisation (ICH) Document: Good Clinical Practice (GCP) "Renovation" Reflection Paper

Food and drug
Feb 2, 2017 - Mar 11, 2017
The above referenced draft document was released by the ICH Management Committee for consultation and is being posted on the ICH website for information and comment in accordance with the ICH process.

Consultation on Nicarbazin, Proposed Registration Decision PRD2017-01

Health | Policy
Feb 2, 2017 - Mar 20, 2017
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) invites the public to submit written comments on the proposed registration decision for nicarbazin. Proposed Registration Decision PRD2017-01 is a consultation document that summarizes the science evaluation for nicarbazin and presents the reasons for the proposed decision. The PMRA will consider any comments received before making a final decision on nicarbazin.

SIMA Registry and Disclosure Unit Modernization of Disclosure Practices

Jan 30, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is seeking to make its disclosure practices with respect to the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA) more secure, efficient and responsive to stakeholder needs.

Carleton Martello Tower National Historic Site Management Statement

Jan 23, 2017 - Feb 5, 2017
Parks Canada is seeking comments from the public on the development of a management statement for Carleton Martello Tower National Historic Site. Your feedback during consultation will help us to ensure that the future management direction at Carleton Martello Tower reflects the needs and expectations of our partners, stakeholders, and visitors.

Proposed Amendments to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (Part 16 - Seizure)

Amendments | Immigration | Regulations
Jan 19, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017
This notice provides interested stakeholders with the opportunity to comment on the Canada Border Services Agency's (CBSA) intent to seek amendments to Part 16 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (IRPR) related to seizure. The scope of this public consultation is limited to matters which fall within sections 252 to 258 of the IRPR.

Cape Ray Gold Project - Public Comments Invited

Jan 19, 2017 - Feb 8, 2017
The Agency is seeking comments from the public on the project and its potential effects on the environment, as described in the summary of the project description. All comments received will be considered public.

Deep Geologic Repository Project - Public Comment Invited on Additional Information

Jan 18, 2017 - Feb 17, 2017
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency is seeking public comments on the additional information submitted by the proponent, Ontario Power Generation, for the proposed Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste in Kincardine, Ontario.

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