Browsing: Commentary

0 The more women in government, the healthier a population

Authors, Edwin Ng, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, University of Waterloo and Carles Muntaner, Professor, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto In November 2015, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau formed the first gender-balanced cabinet in Canadian history. In announcing his cabinet, he ensured that half of his closest advisers (15 out of a…

10 Getting the transition to a post-carbon-energy future right ~ Dave Wilkin

The transition to a post-carbon-energy future will happen this century, driven either by our responses to climate-change risks, or the depleting of accessible/affordable oil and gas reserves. How we manage this transition is critical. Move too quickly (ignoring market/technology limitations and realities), we create affordable energy shortfalls, driving widespread…

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