Government-run diversity challenge ‘hypocritical’ until public service meets private sector targets: experts
The 50-30 Challenge asks Canadian companies to voluntarily 'commit to achieving gender parity and significant representation of other underrepresented groups,' but the public service isn't there, and there are no baked-in accountability measures.
Women and Gender Equality Minister Maryam Monsef, left, Innovation, Science, and Industry Minister François-Philippe Champagne, and Diversity and Inclusion Minister Bardish Chagger are pictured. The federal government's 50-30 Challenge is aimed at boosting diversity in the private sector. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade and Cynthia Münster