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  1. June 12, 2019Expert advisory - pharmacare

    An advisory council appointed by the federal government recommended the establishment of a universal, single-payer pharmacare system in Canada in a report released June 12. 

  2. June 11, 2019 New tool shows that goodwill may trump profit as a work motivator

    Researchers at the University of Waterloo have found that individuals may be more motivated to do work for their favourite charity than for money.  

  3. June 10, 2019Expert Advisory - Single-use plastics ban

    Expert Advisory - Single-use plastics ban 

    MONDAY, JUNE 10, 2019

    The Government of Canada recently announced plans to ban certain single-useplastics as early as 2021. This decision falls on the heels of the G7 summit that was held in Charlevoix, Quebec in 2018, where countries such as Canada, France, Germany, Italy and the U.K.

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