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The Recovery Project is dedicated to charting the economic road to recovery from COVID-19. Featuring leading economists, strategists and thinkers, we explore solutions on how to confront the economic impacts of this pandemic, and lay the groundwork for long-term recovery.
Founded by Canada 2020, the Institute for Fiscal Studies and Democracy and Global Progress, The Recovery Project is an international coalition designed to address the growing impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the global economy, and start conversations about recovery. Learn more at www.recoveryproject.org

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The Recovery Project is dedicated to charting the economic road to recovery from COVID-19. Featuring leading economists, strategists and thinkers, we explore solutions on how to confront the economic impacts of this pandemic, and lay the groundwork for long-term recovery.
Founded by Canada 2020, the Institute for Fiscal Studies and Democracy and Global Progress, The Recovery Project is an international coalition designed to address the growing impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the global economy, and start conversations about recovery. Learn more at www.recoveryproject.org

    Confronting Uncertainty

    Confronting Uncertainty

    It has been a commonplace during the pandemic to talk about the ‘unprecedented times’ we are living in. And with unprecedented comes another term often used to describe our current age: uncertainty.
    What do we mean today when we speak of uncertainty in the economic realm? On this episode of The Recovery Project, we hear from Tabatha Bull, President & CEO of Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business, Armine Yalnizyan, the Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers, and Jacqueline Best, Full Professor in the School of Political Studies at the uOttawa, for a discussion moderated by Anoush Fraser Terjanian, the Assistant Vice Dean, Partnerships and Research Networks at the uOttawa Faculty of Social Sciences, and Research Associate at the Centre for International Policy Studies, uOttawa.

    • 50 min
    The Recovery Summit: Democracy and Institutions

    The Recovery Summit: Democracy and Institutions

    Listen to a recording of Day 3: Democracy and Institutions, of The Recovery Summit, a virtual, world-wide conference focused on charting the path to global recovery from COVID-19.
    We were joined by Helle Thorning-Schmidt, the former Prime Minister of Denmark and the Recovery Summit Co-Chair for Democracy and Institutions, Mete Coban, the co-founder of My Life My Say, Sandro Gozi, French MEP with Renew Europe, and Eli Pariser, co-founder of Avaaz, moderated by Dawn Nakagawa, the Executive Vice President of the Berggruen Institute.

    • 40 min
    The Recovery Summit: Sustainability

    The Recovery Summit: Sustainability

    Listen to a recording of Day 3: Sustainability, of The Recovery Summit, a virtual, world-wide conference focused on charting the path to global recovery from COVID-19.
    We were joined by Frans Timmermans, the First Vice-President of the European Commission and the Recovery Summit Co-Chair for Sustainability, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, the Canadian Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Gergely Karácsony, the Mayor of Budapest, and John Podesta, the Founder and Director of the Center for American Progress, moderated by Megan Leslie, the President and CEO of World Wildlife Fund Canada.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    The Recovery Summit: Inclusive Societies

    The Recovery Summit: Inclusive Societies

    Listen to a recording of Day 2: Inclusive Societies, of The Recovery Summit, a virtual, world-wide conference focused on charting the path to global recovery from COVID-19.
    We were joined by Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London and the Recovery Summit Co-Chair for Inclusive Societies, Lori Lightfoot, the Mayor of Chicago, and Baroness Minouche Shafik, the Director of the London School of Economics, moderated by Zubaida Haque, the former Interim Director of the Runnymede Trust and Independent SAGE.

    • 38 min
    The Recovery Summit: Shared Prosperity

    The Recovery Summit: Shared Prosperity

    Listen to a recording of Day 2: Shared Prosperity, of The Recovery Summit, a virtual, world-wide conference focused on charting the path to global recovery from COVID-19.
    We were joined by Dr. Jim Chalmers, Shadow Treasurer of Australia, Miguel Matos, Socialist MP for Lisbon, and Farah Mohamed, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiative, Policy, and Public Affairs, Toronto Region Board of Trade, moderated by the Honourable Anne McLellan, former Deputy Prime Minister of Canada, Senior Adviser at Bennett Jones LLP, and the Recovery Summit Co-Chair for Shared Prosperity.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    The Recovery Summit: Global Public Health

    The Recovery Summit: Global Public Health

    Listen to a recording of Day 1: Global Public Health, of The Recovery Summit, a virtual, world-wide conference focused on charting the path to global recovery from COVID-19.
    We were joined by Dr. Christos Christou, the International President of Médecins Sans Frontières, Dr. Ilona Kickbusch, the Founder and Chair of the Global Health Centre, and Dr. Steven Hoffman, the Lead for the UN Research Roadmap for COVID-19 Recovery and Director of the Global Strategies Lab, for a discussion moderated by Dr. James Orbinski, Director of the Dahdaleh Institute of Global Health Research at York University and the Recovery Summit Co-Chair for Global Public Health.
     

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