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The Canadian government announced plans for the development of a national IP strategy in this year’s budget. The Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic... more
Innovation
science
Economic Development
National IP Strategy
e-commerce
Research
Michael Geist
Canada
It has been a good month for public science in Canada. Last Tuesday’s budget laid the groundwork for a reinvigorated engagement with research across the... more
Central Experimental Farm
science
McKenna
Ottawa Hospital
Civic Hospital
The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada Hon. Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Hon. Kirsty Duncan,... more
science
Science Integrity Policy
Canadian government policy
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Stephen Harper
long-form census
Environment Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
media
Journalists
Scientific research
Transparency
scientists
Evidence for Democracy
Justin Trudeau
Navdeep Bains
Minstry of Innovation
Science and Economic Development
Kirsty Duncan
House of Commons
Canada
Dear Interested Canadians, I have exciting news! The federal government is following through on their election promise to create a Chief Science Officer (CSO... more
science
Chief Science Officer
Evidence for Democracy
Canadian Government
Canada
Dear Canadians, There is one easy thing you can do this election to make sure your local candidates are talking about science and smart decision-making – ask... more
Elections 2015
science
Harper's war on science
scientific evidence
Scientific research
Long form census
Canadians hoping the Harper government’s “war on science” is at last ended – or at least put on hold for the period of the federal election campaign – will be... more
Elections 2015
Harper's war on science
science
Government library closings
Closing of Federal libraries
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
Federal Government of Canada
elxn42
elxn2015
Canada Elections 2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Federal Election 2015
This is a brief chronology of the current Conservative Canadian government’s long campaign to undermine evidence-based scientific, environmental and technical... more
Elections 2015
science
Harper's war on science
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
elxn42
elxn2015
Canadian Federal Election 2015
On November 27, join us for an evening with journalist Mike De Souza to discuss the impact of the federal government's current approach to science policy,... more
Canadian Association of University Teachers
Town Hall
science
Research
government cuts
Evidence for Democracy is partnering with the Institute for Science, Society and Policy and the University of Ottawa Graduates' Student Association (GSAED) to... more
science
Facts
democracy
Evidence for Democracy
University of Ottawa
Dr. Munir Sheikh
Event
Ottawa
Dear Canadians, A recent public opinion poll showed that 73% of Canadians feel the top priority for government science should be protecting our health, safety... more
Evidence for Democracy
science
Health
Environment
Government
democracy
Canada
Dear Canadians, Evidence for Democracy is partnering with Situating Science to bring you an exciting event on March 5th! Evidence for Democracy's co-founder,... more
Evidence for Democracy
science
democracy
Scientific research
Preservation of scientific data
Harper's war on science
scientists
Dr. Scott Findlay
Canada
AKA – Tales from the paper dragon … myth or reality? Part 1 – Introduction Industry Canada recently published on their website a consultation paper (... more
industry canada
science
Technology
Innovation
Business
small business
business myths
Canada
Dear Canadians, The federal government is asking Canadians to share their thoughts on how to strengthen science, technology and innovation in Canada to inform... more
science
Evidence for Democracy
Government library closings
Stephen Harper
Canada
There is trouble in the realms of science and knowledge in Canada. Canada is witnessing a systematic and wilful attack on its scientific community and heritage... more
Harper's war on science
Stehphen Harper
Environment
Conservatives
scientists
knowledge
science
democracy
Chris Turner
Canada
Science is supposed to be the objective arbitrator between ideological extremes in our democracy. Some people readily consume information at face value. Others... more
de-funding
science
Transparency
democracy

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