A weekly round-up of insight and analysis in the media from Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers, Armine Yalnizyan.
Armine highlights the gendered dimension of infrastructure spending in economic recovery from COVID-19 with Kevin Carmichael at the Financial Post. (Wednesday April 29)
On Upstream Radio’s Plan B podcast Armine discussed ways this crisis has upended how we work, and how we value work. She says that we are realizing that: “None of us is safe until all of us are safe.” Armine looks at how realizing this truth can build a better society and economy. (Thursday April 30)
Armine spoke with Ben Mulroney on CTV Your Morning about how the lack of childcare options will impact the re-opening of our provinces. (Friday May 1)
“Women’s work is so systemically undervalued in the marketplace.” reminds Armine in Rita Trichur’s Globe and Mail column on prioritizing an end to workplace gender discrimination in preparation to kick-start the economy. (Friday May 1)