How to Inform Policy with Science
Dr. Dianne Saxe
President, Saxe Facts
Former Environmental Commissioner of Ontario (2015 – 2019)
For those who make public policy, science is useful, but neither necessary nor sufficient. Based on 45 years of lived experience at Canada’s battlefront between the economy, the environment, law and government, learn:
• Three stories about science trying to influence environmental policy
• The theory of how environmental policy is made, and
• Practical tips on how to communicate with policy makers in order to have evidence influence decisions.