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The care economy: What’s at stake if we don’t make change now

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Scott, Katherine & Uppal, Pamela
Publication Date: 
24 Aug 2021


The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us the importance and challenges of Canada’s care economy. With a federal election on the horizon, are we on the cusp of generational changes to child care, long-term care and more? And with growing demand for care work, what should policymakers do to make sure workers are protected and compensated fair for their labour?

In this episode, CCPA Senior Research Katherine Scott and Ontario Nonprofit Network policy advisor Pamela Uppal as they discuss the care economy.