On Wednesday March 4, 2020, CBC Radio released a report which focused on the research of Daniel Scott, the chair of the University of Waterloo's Master of Climate Change program and one of the study's co-authors. Daniel Scott and his team of researchers have predicted that by 2080, rising tempartures could render all of Ontario's five dozen ski resorts economically nonviable.
On February 19, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced that Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy (WISE) was among the highest-scoring proposals, designated as the Top 100, in its 100&Change competition for a single $100 million grant to help solve one of the world's most critical social challenges.
Dr. Sanjay Nepal was recently featured in The Globe and Mail article published last Friday, titled "What other tourist darlings can learn from the sudden end of Iceland’s ‘miraculous’ tourism growth." The Globe and Mail article is guided by the research of Dr. Sanjay Nepal in order to confirm that "overtourism" has been a substanital aspect of research in recent years, and is a concern for many tourist driven countries. Dr.