Environmental and Social Impact Review Committee (COMEX)
The Environmental and Social Impact Review Committee (Review Committee or COMEX) is an independent body composed of members appointed by the governments of Québec and the Cree Nation, which is responsible for the assessment and review of the social and environmental impacts of projects located south of the 55th parallel in the territory governed by the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA).
Meetings of the COMEX
COMEX 364 : June 13, 2018 – Montréal
COMEX 365 : July 18, 2018 – Montréal
COMEX 366 : September 5, 2018 – Montréal
Wood pellet facility in Chapais
The assessment report is now online (french only).
2017-2018 Action Plan : For Better Integration of Climate Change and Demystifying the Environmental and Social Impact Review Procedure
Click on this link to access the document : 2017-2018 Action Plan
Québec Mines 2017
On November 20th, COMEX held its a course on environmental and social assessments in the territory of Eeyou Istchee James Bay as part of the Québec Mines seminar at the Québec City convention center. More than 30 people came to listen and talk to COMEX members.
Click on the following link to access the course content : COMEX_QCMines 2017-11-20
Projects under review
BlackRock Metals Inc. - 3214-14-050
Ressources Métanor Inc. - 3214-14-027
Chapais Énergie - 3214-10-012
Critical Elements Corporation - 3214-14-053
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