A weekly round-up of insight and analysis in the media from Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers, Armine Yalnizyan.
“It is impossible to have a recovery, without a she-covery,” Armine told Global News. She highlighted the importance of the caring economy and its inseparable role from economic recovery. (April 6, 2021)
“There’s an opportunity here for a new narrative to be set out and a new way of doing things to be set out,” said Armine of the upcoming Federal budget, and the opportunity for a historic investment in child care. (April 8, 2021)
In Policy Options’ piece ‘Transformational investment in child care is needed in budget 2021’, Armine is cited among the policy-makers that raised the alarm that this recession would have a significant impact on women, and highlighted child care as a key solution. (April 8, 2021)