At the Institute, Julia focuses on research and communications. She studied at the University of Waterloo in a co-operative education program majoring in environment and resource studies and then at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Julia gained work experience in the federal and provincial government, political, private, and academic sectors. Since joining the Institue, Julia has worked on cap-and-trade and climate policy, well-being in Ontario, skills and employment programs (forthcoming), and broadening the organization's voice and outreach.
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