Late in 2017, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan unveiled her government’s new vision for science, an ambitious plan that aims to strengthen Canadian science, support...Read More Science advice from coast to coast to coast
The forthcoming Clean Fuel Standard (CFS) is the single largest piece of the mitigation effort being undertaken to achieve Canada’s climate target under the...Read More Three take-aways from the new Clean Fuel Standard
Federal plans require all Canadian provinces to have a carbon pricing regime by 2018 (through either cap-and-trade or a carbon tax). This means provinces...Read More Using carbon pricing revenues effectively
Fart jokes are not quite the same when you hang out with the crowd at Policy Horizons, the federal government’s in-house strategic foresight think...Read More The coolest government org you’ve never heard of
Canadians who rely on public transit know how uncomfortable it is to wait outside for a bus on the coldest day of winter. Some...Read More Open data standards will improve public information
Until recently, climate geoengineering has been viewed by many in the policy community as the stuff of science fiction, rather than a serious possibility...Read More The case for a climate geoengineering strategy
In the foreign policy debate of the 2015 election campaign, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau declared emphatically that peacekeeping “is something that a Canadian prime...Read More UN peacekeeping: Canada’s back? When? How?
Pacific salmon are considered the most culturally iconic, economically valuable animals on the Canadian West Coast. But many salmon populations have declined in abundance...Read More A window opens for Pacific Canada’s Wild Salmon Policy