Council of Canadian Academies

CCA

Council of Canadian Academies

Type Think Tank
Website cca-reports.ca
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Year founded 2002
Location Ottawa, ON Canada Canada
Functions Fieldwork
Funding sources Governments or multi-govt organizations
Tags science decision making
Summary The Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) is a not-for-profit organization that convenes the best experts in their respective fields to assess the evidence on complex scientific topics of public interest to inform decision-making in Canada. Led by a Board of Directors and guided by a Scientific Advisory Committee and its founding Academies, the CCA’s work encompasses a broad definition of science, incorporating the natural, social, and health sciences as well as engineering and the humanities.


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Publications

CCA · 6 May 2022 English

Leaps and Boundaries The Expert Panel on Artificial Intelligence for Science and Engineering Leaps and Boundaries The Expert Panel on Artificial Intelligence for Science and Engineering The Council of Canadian …


CCA · 31 March 2022 English

4 | P a g e THE LEADERSHIP OF THE ACADEMIES The CCA’s founding Academies -- the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Academy of Engineering, and the Canadian Academy …


CCA · 26 January 2022 English

PH 1P Cultivating Diversity Plants are foundational to the economic, cultural, physical, and spiritual well-being of all people in Canada, but they are under threat because of environmental and land …


CCA · 25 January 2022 English

Protecting plant health essential to future prosperity and sustainability: New report News Release January 27, 2022 – Ottawa, ON From farms to forests, Canada’s plants face increasingly complex threats and …


CCA · 24 January 2022 English

Over the course of the assessment, key guidance and oversight were provided by the CCA’s Board of Directors, Scientific Advisory Committee, and founding Academies: the Royal Society of Canada, the …


CCA · 13 January 2022 English

Building a Resilient Canada explores the options available to households, communities, businesses, and governments to reduce the impact of extreme weather in a changing climate. [...] THE RISK AND COST …


CCA · 12 January 2022 English

Thanks also to the CCA’s Board of Directors and Scientific Advisory Committee, and its founding Academies — the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Academy of Engineering, and the Canadian …


CCA · 12 January 2022 English

According to a new expert panel report from the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA), bridging disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation practices is crucial to reducing exposure and vulnerability …


CCA · 24 November 2021 English

Yet it requires transformative, system-wide change, and can only be achieved by moving forward incrementally and involving everyone.” In Canada, inexpensive landfilling and virgin materials and the perception of abundant …


CCA · 16 November 2021 English

The CCA’s Board of Directors, Scientific Advisory Committee, and the three founding Academies — the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Academy of Engineering, and the Canadian Academy of Health …


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