For Canadian resource workers, a just transition is the best path forward
The alternative to a managed and just transition is not the status quo, but rather an unpredictable and unjust transition reminiscent of so many previous resource busts.
Canadian history is littered with devastating resource busts, including the B.C. forestry industry in the west, but history doesn’t need to repeat itself if there’s a proper transition to a lower-carbon economy, writes Hadrian Mertins-Kirkwood. Flickr photograph courtesy of Michael Nugent