It’s time Canadians embraced equitable, low carbon lifestyles
Climate change, the deeper crisis of our time, requires us all to heed the urgent call to action.
Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault, pictured. A surprising and unintended result of COVID-19 lockdowns was a steep, temporary decline in carbon emissions. While lockdowns and permanent lifestyle changes are different matters, COVID-19 has shown that governments, civil society, and the private sector can work together to effect rapid change when we need to, writes Stephen Huddart. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade