SPE Thursday 25th June,2020.



Here are the topics this week in science policy news:


National:


New survey finds employment status, income, key factors impacting mental health of Canadians during COVID-19


Investing in Net-Zero Energy Residential Buildings Across Canada


Feds offering students $1K for every 100 hours of COVID-19 volunteer work


Investing in the Future of Youth With Green Jobs in the Natural Resources Sectors


Après des microplastiques, des fibres textiles retrouvées dans les eaux du Nunavut


Ryerson's DMZ to expand programming for Black entrepreneurs with announcement of additional financial support from prominent tech leaders



International:


U.S. science groups wary of new Senate bills to curb foreign influences


Graduate programs drop GRE after online version raises concerns about fairness


COVID-19 cancels charity galas and walks. Science is paying the price


Roundup: Bayer indemnisera les plaignants américains à hauteur de 10 milliards


Ten simple rules for building an anti-racist lab



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


National:


Policy Analyst Regulatory operations - Health Canada


Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Cybersecurity - BCI


SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER - United Nations, Montreal



International:


Policy Analyst, Economics and Trade - Washington - US citizens only


Internship, Climate Change Policy, Fall 2020 - Council on Foreign Relations



Events:


Inclusive Excellence in Science Post-COVID19: Matching words with actions


Survery: Impact of COVID-19 on Graduate Students in Canada TSPN


INGSA Virtual Conference on Science Advice and COVID-19

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



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