Problem

Insufficient environmental legislation


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Toothless environmental protection law
Flawed environmental safeguards
Incidence:

Much established law relating to land use practices applies only to owners and occupiers of the land.

Claim:

By 1996, the Canadian government had weakened its department of Environmental Affairs, was abandoning environmental science programmes and important environmental standards, such as those in the Fisheries Act.

 

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
18.04.2019 – 10:08 CEST