We also design and implement learning and communication resources that improve accessibility and interpretation of information relating to development decisions.
Corporate Responsibility Services
Ventus advises clients regarding the opportunities and challenges facing industry, business, and other stakeholders with respect to Corporate Responsibility and Sustainable Development issues. Ventus has expertise in both policy and strategy formulation and practical implementation. Our experience includes the development of corporate policies, position papers, and supporting frameworks, formulation of business case and implementation strategy, benchmarking of company activities, facilitation of program development, employee and external stakeholder consultation, review of best practices in policy and reporting, development of reporting strategy, indicators, and report content, and participation in industry and multi-stakeholder fora.
Our services are accessible across Canada and around the globe via the Internet, through our offices in southwest Alberta, and through our business partners.
Environmental Regulatory Affairs
Ventus Development Services Inc. provides clients, primarily in the natural resources and infrastructure sectors, with strategic advice regarding environmental assessment and regulatory processes. Our principal staff has managed every aspect of an EA process, from initial planning through submission and regulatory liaison, stakeholder consultation, First Nations engagement, coordination of engineering and other disciplines, permitting, and monitoring. Ventus is frequently called upon to provide advice and training regarding EA methods, including issues scoping, Valued Component selection, residual effects analysis, determination of significance, and cumulative effects assessment, and to provide senior peer review, oversight, and coordination of EAs prepared by other consultants.
We provide strategic consulting services to private, public, and not-for-profit sector organizations regarding organizational sustainability and sustainable development. Our principal consultant, Celesa Horvath, has been an executive advisor and advocate of corporate sustainability for more than a decade, and was recognized in 2012 as one of Canada's sustainability leaders (www.clean50.ca). Please also see the description of our corporate responsibility services.
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