Tag: Corporate Social Responsibility

Labrador’s resource development future from a municipal perspective.

Can resource development make communities like Happy Valley-Goose Bay healthy and sustainable? Have we been blessed or cursed along with the way? These are the questions that I regularly confront as a Mayor, and through my time in municipal government, it has become increasingly clear that an honest, holistic, and forthright dialogue about the pros ...

Diversification and reconciliation in Labrador

I was happy to have an opportunity to give a closing keynote talk at Expo Labrador yesterday and shared thoughts about Diversification and Reconciliation in Labrador.  I hope that people took away, this diverse region has a quality of life that is second to none, and as a proud Labradorian and Mayor, all of our diversification ...

Thoughts on new Nalcor leadership

As a resident living downstream from the Muskrat Falls development I care about the background of Nalcor's new CEO. I believe the successful individual needs certain key competencies. The first one is the whole concept around "Ecosystems Approaches to Health (EcoHealth)" that considers the connections between the environment, plants, animals and human health. The scientific ...