A weekly round-up of insight and analysis in the media from Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers, Armine Yalnizyan.
It’s quite possible that some provinces and territories will act very quickly to implement measures that will improve access to child care and affordability sooner rather than later, Armine told Global News. This is how the announcement from the Federal budget on child care spending can support the immediate economic recovery. (April 24, 2021)
“Getting more women into the work force has a domino effect that helps the economy overall,” Armine emphasized in The Globe and Mail on the game-changer that $10 a day child care would be. (April 25, 2021)