Government of Canada seeking input on Canada Water Agency Discussion Paper
Survey Deadline: March 1, 2021
Recognizing the Government’s strong foundational freshwater work, and the important freshwater management roles played by provinces and territories, municipalities, Indigenous governments, and others, the “Toward the Creation of a Canada Water Agency” Discussion Paper is designed to obtain your input on how to maximize the benefits from these investments and respond to future challenges. The Discussion Paper seeks feedback on which opportunities the federal government should pursue to enhance freshwater management, and which are the highest priorities.
CANUE is looking for feedback on GoodScore.City - a prototype tool for exploring health-related built environment factors
Take the survey by March 12th: https://canue.ca/goodscore-city/
Call for applications - 2021 NCCPH KT Graduate Student Awards
Submission Deadline: March 31, 2021
The National Collaborating Centres for Public Health (NCCPH) Knowledge Translation (KT) Graduate Students Awards recognize the work of graduate students for KT in public health in Canada. Three prizes of $1500 will be awarded during the Canadian Public Health Association annual Public Health conference. Awardees are expected to use the funding to support their registration and virtual attendance at Public Health 2021 (October 6–8, 2021).
COVID-19 and Public Health Forum 2021
The COVID-19 and Public Health Forum will be held virtually 21-22 April 2021. The Forum is a key knowledge exchange event for public health and allied health professionals, researchers, policy-makers, academics, students and trainees committed to sharing their research, best practices and policies to prevent, reduce, and control the spread of COVID-19. Registration now open.
Tools and Methods for Integrating Health into Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Policies and Strategies
NCCHPP's new report presents the results of a scoping review of the literature on existing tools and methods for integrating health concerns into climate change adaptation and mitigation policies and strategies.