Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery

A groundbreaking pan-Canadian college initiative to bridge the skills gap for a Resilient Recovery

The Task Force for a Resilient Recovery recommends five bold actions to help Canada “build back better” after the COVID-19 pandemic. Colleges can take the lead, to help meet the skills gap, and support communities transition to the low carbon economy.

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Final Report: Task Force for a Resilient Recovery

In its final report, the Task Force for a Resilient Recovery calls for 5 bold moves, supported by $55.4 billion in investments, to kickstart Canada’s long-term economic recovery from COVID-19.

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Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery Initiative 

Proposes the establishment of a pan-Canadian initiative: Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery. Canadian Colleges can act as “action hubs” to support a resilient, climate-ready recovery by championing the Task Force For a Resilient Recovery’s recommendations. 

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What are the goals for the coalition? 

  1. Rapidly implement and scale new curriculum and research initiatives relevant to a resilient recovery
  2. Champion resilient recovery projects in line with the recommendations of the Task Force for a Resilient Recovery
  3. Role model transition to a low carbon, resilient and circular economy through campus practices, student engagement and community engagement
  4. Disseminate and popularize the recommendations of the Task Force for a Resilient Recovery with business, government and civil society through a webinar series
  5. Support their provincial/territorial college level response to the resilient recovery
  6. Champion Indigenous leadership in coalition activities

 

Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery

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Algonquin College

Ottawa, Ontario

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British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)

Burnaby, British Columbia

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Holland College

Prince Edward Island

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Mohawk College

Hamilton, Ontario

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Nergica

Gaspé, Quebec

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Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC)

Nova Scotia

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Okanagan College

Southern Interior, British Columbia

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Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Saskatchewan

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Seneca College

Toronto, Ontario

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Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)

Calgary, Alberta

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Student Energy

A global youth-led organization, empowering young people to accelerate the sustainable energy transition

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Red River College

Winnipeg, Manitoba

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Lethbridge College

Lethbridge, Alberta

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Questions?

Contact Kate Flynn, Acting Director
Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk College
905-575-1212 ext. 4366 or kate.flynn [at] mohawkcollege.ca (subject: C2R2%20Inquiry)

Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk