Assessments in Progress

The Social and Economic Value of Commercial Marine Shipping in Canada

The Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas) asked the Council of Canadian Academies to undertake an expert panel assessment on the social and economic value of commercial marine shipping in Canada. [more...]

The Risks of Marine Shipping in Canadian Waters

The Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas) has engaged the Council of Canadian Academies to undertake an expert panel workshop for the purpose of developing a framework for the characterization of risks associated with marine shipping in Canadian waters. [more...]

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Rita R. Colwell, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, College Park, and at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and former Director of the National Science Foundation (1998-2004)