And we are back! Here are our top picks for This Week in Science Policy:
With the release of the federal budget 2019, see what it means for Canadian science: Featuring our Co-president Tina Grusso, read about the budget's impact on basic research here, follow it by reading our co-president Mare Franquin's opinion on how Canada can cultivate a new culture of science, by investing in research training.
#NextGen: Be Bold, Be Brave: Join a Canadian Science Policy Conference Panel! DSP_SPE in collaboration with UNESCO writes on the memorable moments of CSPC 2018
And for some exciting #SciPolJobs, Opportunities and local events, we have:
Pairing scheme This scheme gives policymakers and research scientists an opportunity to experience each other’s worlds.
Local Events and Opportunities
SPE will be hosting a Café series to discuss how to advocate for evidence-based science policy and engage our provincial MLAs and federal MPs. This is a great opportunity for students to network as well as learn about current issues faced by scientists! Come and learn how to identify key issues in science policy and brainstorm how to effectively communicate these issues with our local/provincial/federal representatives. You can find more information on the event here. To register for the event click here
Keep an eye out for our next week's update on the news section #SPEthursday #ThisWeekinSciPol #SciPolJobs