Time to apply leading water knowledge for Canada's success

Trust. Trust that policies are informed by unbiased science. We indeed need to re-establish that link.

It’s becoming increasingly evident that in order to be successful, government policies and private sector projects must attain public buy-in and support. This hinges in large part on whether the decisions driving the policies and projects are seen to be informed by unbiased, credible science. We need to re-establish trust in the strong link between leading science and effective policy, particularly with respect to key issues of ensuring protection of environment and public health.