Mapping new frontiers … Complexity

Things just get curiouser and curiouser. Lewis Carroll (1865): ’s Adventures in Wonderland David Thompson was a British-Canadian fur trader, surveyor, and mapmaker, known to indigenous peoples as Koo-Koo-Sint or ‘the Stargazer’. He travelled 90,000 kilometres and mapped nearly five million square kilometres of . He has been described as the “greatest land geographer who...

Government tweaks to EI system announced

Laid off workers in Canada will soon get some relief with the new improvements to the employment insurance (EI) system made by the Liberal government. Those changes made in Budget 2016, will help more Canadians access EI when they need it, improve service delivery, and ensure the program adapts to the labour market realities across...