Tag: Work

This conservation officer who refused to kill two baby bears won a long legal battle — but the government still won’t let him go back to work

Last year, a Vancouver Island conservation officer who defied orders and refused to kill two bear cubs won a lengthy legal fight over his dismissal. But the government has rejected his requests to return to work, and the matter is again before the courts. On Monday, Bryce Casavant’s lawyer notified the Ministry of Environment and…

New strategy embeds diversity and inclusion into Bank of Canada’s work

The Bank of Canada has long recognized that the inclusion of diverse identities and ideas fosters innovative thinking and better policy outcomes for Canadians. It’s also the right thing to do. The four overarching goals in this strategy will help cement that foundation at the Bank of Canada. Read the strategy document, or hear more…

Ontario’s new lockdown is confusing. A big question remains: Will it work?

An epidemiologist who sits on the provincial government’s scientific advisory table says it’s clear what needs to be done in Ontario to stop the spread of COVID-19. Number one: Implore the one-quarter to one-third of Ontarians who are not following the rules to do so. “Two-thirds to three-quarters of people are adhering,” said Peter Juni,…