Canada’s social safety system isn’t robust enough to support a 'just and fair transition' to the clean economy for all workers, leaving fossil fuel-dependent communities at risk. It’s time that changed.
With federal budget season just around the corner, it’s time our government put forward a plan to fulfill its promise of a “just and fair transition” to the clean economy.
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