While the rush to develop vaccines and treatments dominates media headlines, the core tools that public health officials and governments are using today to deal with the pandemic are behaviour- and policy-based, and will continue to be critical even as medical solutions are introduced.
Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains oversees efforts to help mobilize the industry in the fight against the pandemic. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Canada’s Innovation and Skills Plan, launched three years ago, seeks to establish Canada as one of the most innovative countries in the world, to make us a nation of innovators.
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The special committee was created through a Conservative motion that was backed by the Liberals, Bloc, and NDP. Nearly half of the members of the committee are members of the International Trade Committee.