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SPE Thursday 1st Oct, 2020.

Here are topics this week in Science policy news:


Health Canada approves rapid coronavirus test after feds put 7.9M on order

Federal agreement for Thaidene Nene National Park Reserve finalized with Yellowknives Dene First Nation

Latest COVID-19 research investment supports knowledge exchange on social, cultural and economic impact of COVID-19

Treatment of Indigenous woman in Quebec hospital puts focus on systemic racism

Government of Canada highlights support for safer drug supply projects in Ontario

How Canadian colleges rose to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic


Climate policy gets rare notice in chaotic presidential debate

‘Provocative results’ boost hopes of antibody treatment for COVID-19

Academia needs a reality check : Life is not back to normal

Opinion: The Politics of Science and Racism

And for some exciting #SciPolJobs, opportunities and local events we have:


Policy Advisor, Gender and Climate - contract position - Oxfam

Planning and Policy Analyst - Industrial research assistance program - Calgary

Manager - Climate Action, Natural Systems & Biodiversity - District of North Vancouver


UN Women: Policy Specialist – Human Rights - UNDP

Research Associate, Women and Foreign Policy - Council on Foreign Relations


SPE Forum: Healthy Aging in Canada, Lessons & perspectives from COVID-19

National Science policy Symposium 2020

Keep an eye out for our next week's update in the news section #SPEthursday #ThisWeekinSciPol #SciPolJob

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