With less than a week left before Canadians head to the polls, it’s pretty clear what have become major election issues — childcare, housing, the fact that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called the election in the first place — and what hasn’t.
While climate change and what constitutes a green recovery did get some airtime in last week’s debates, leaders have not met the magnitude of the crisis with equal urgency on the campaign trail, climate action and adaptation experts say.
So, Future of Good asked eight such climate leaders: What’s one thing that you wish would have become a big election issue? Here’s what they told us.
What we’re going to do about water
“Water needs higher priority in this election. The last summer of intense drought, wildfires, and storms show how difficult the challenges the
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