Equity Considerations During COVID-19

Angela Simmonds, the Society’s Equity & Access Manager, shares equity considerations during COVID-19 in a recent article included in the CBA-NS magazine Nova Voce.

“Understanding the history of African Nova Scotians and Mi’kmaq peoples in the midst of this pandemic requires an element of knowledge and critical evaluation of equity and inclusion. Implementation of equitable policies involves those in positions of power continuing to educate themselves and seriously considering the burden those policies are placing on these communities.”