The Buzz About YEF: Victims of climate change? Let’s reconcile our portrayal of Indigenous Peoples

As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog. This week, Graeme Reed chats with Dene Elder François Paulette as he seeks to empower Indigenous voices within climate change discussions and media framing. For François Paulette, a Dene Elder, hereditary chief and […]

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The Buzz About YEF: Disrupt democracy to boost civic engagement

As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog. This week, Apoorv Sinha decries the binary choices modern politics offers, suggesting democracy needs a disruption to meet modern needs. Winston Churchill famously told the British House of  Commons in 1947 that “democracy […]

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Action Canada Fellowship – Apply Now!

Have you been following the YEF fellows in their learning journey across Canada and wished you were there with them? Here’s your chance to join next year’s cohort. Action Canada and Public Policy Forum have joined forces to present the Action Canada Fellowship, a 10-month national leadership development and policy engagement program. This program brings together emerging […]

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The Buzz About YEF: Let’s resolve to make the best of our learning opportunities

As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog. This week, Kelly O’Neil resolves to make good use of her leadership credentials. It’s the season of New Year’s resolutions, and for many that means expanding your horizons and trying something new. The personal […]

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Toronto Study Tour Highlights

With the winter holidays only a few days behind them, the Your Energy Future fellows gathered for their final study tour in Toronto on Jan. 8 to focus on nuclear energy, achieving change and developing personal leadership skills. The highlights below show the blend of energy discussions with personal reflections in the lead up to […]

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The Buzz About YEF: YEF’s a master class in public service

As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog. This week, David Lawless explains why Your Energy Future reminds him what is role is in the federal public service – and how to do it. There’s something to be said about getting […]

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The Buzz About YEF: Driving the (Policy) Wheel

By: Nicole Wiedman As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog. This week, Nicole Wiedman writes on the Young Women in Energy’s blog about her journey with Your Energy Future. “As a YEF Fellow, I hope to provide a voice to […]

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The Buzz About YEF: Energy a key variable in the sustainable development equation

  By: Ahmed Hanafy As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog, this week Ahmed Hanafy shares his perspective on the role of energy in sustainable development goals (SDGs), insights on global energy challenges, progress and success stories in the transition to […]

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(FR) Le Buzz de VAÉ: N’oubliez pas les travailleurs durant la rupture numérique

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The Buzz About YEF: One size does not fit all – Carbon pricing and Canada’s territories

By: Bruno Gélinas-Faucher As they travel the country, our Fellows are sharing their experiences and thoughts on energy issues in this The Buzz About YEF blog. This week, Bruno Gélinas-Faucher argues against imposing the same carbon price to the territories due to their particularities. Carbon pricing is one of the central components of the Pan-Canadian Framework on […]

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