Opinion

Mining group tells government to stand at wrong end of elephant

The Mining Association of Canada is pushing joint fact-finding as a tool to help solve disputes involving Canadian mining companies overseas. But that’s not always the best option.

Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne is being lobbied by several Canadian civil society groups to create the position of an ombudsperson for the extractive industries.The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, June 14, 2017 12:00 AM

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