While building back better we need #naturenow
Pre-pandemic, the climate crisis was already critical. The Intergovernmental Panel on
Climate Change had released its landmark report, the United Nations had declared 2020 a “Nature Super Year,”
and a record number of communities across Canada declared climate states of emergencies. COVID-19 may have
slowed our pace of life and created a temporary dip in emissions, but our need to address the climate
challenge is still very much alive and urgent.
Op-ed | 4-min read
Roger Francis & Samantha Page—December 10, 2020