Assessment Publications

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The Council of Canadian Academies provides independent, evidence-based, expert assessments that inform public policy development in Canada. All Council publications are available on the Council’s website, free of charge, in English and French, as well as on Scribd and Google Books.

Energy Prices and Business Decision-Making in Canada: Preparing for the Energy Future (October 2014)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Improving Medicines for Children in Canada (September 2014)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Science Culture: Where Canada Stands (August 2014)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Enabling Sustainability in an Interconnected World (June 2014)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Environmental Impacts of Shale Gas Extraction in Canada (May 2014)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge (March 2014)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Ocean Science in Canada: Meeting the Challenge, Seizing the Opportunity (November 2013)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

The Health Effects of Conducted Energy Weapons (October 2013)

Full Report

Executive Summary

 

The State of Industrial R&D in Canada (August 2013)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

Innovation Impacts: Measurement and Assessment
(April 2013)

Full Report

 

 

Water and Agriculture in Canada: Towards Sustainable Management of Water Resources (February 2013)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

Strengthening Canada’s Research Capacity: The Gender Dimension (November 2012)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

The State of Science and Technology in Canada, 2012 (September 2012)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

Informing Research Choices: Indicators and Judgment (July 2012)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

Integrating Emerging Technologies into Chemical Safety Assessment (January 2012)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

Healthy Animals, Healthy Canada (September 2011)

Full Report

Report in Focus

 

 

Canadian Taxonomy: Exploring Biodiversity, Creating Opportunity (November 2010)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Honesty, Accountability and Trust: Fostering Research Integrity in Canada (October 2010)

Full report

Report in Focus

 

Better Research for Better Business (May 2009)

Full report

Report in Focus

Appendices


The Sustainable Management of Groundwater in Canada (May 2009)

Full report

Report in Focus


Innovation and Business Strategy: Why Canada Falls Short (April 2009)  

Full report

Report in Focus


Vision for the Canadian Arctic Research Initiative: Assessing the Opportunities (November 2008)

Full report

Report in Focus


Energy from Gas Hydrates: Assessing the Opportunities and Challenges for Canada (July 2008)

Full report

Report in Focus 


Small is Different: A Science Perspective on the Regulatory Challenges of the Nanoscale (July 2008)

Full report

Report in Focus


Influenza Transmission and the Role of Personal Protective Respiratory Equipment: An Assessment of the Evidence (December 2007)

Full report

Report in Focus 


The State of Science and Technology in Canada (September 2006)

Full report

Summary and Main Findings

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