Amid the global coronavirus pandemic we’re seeing a heightened sense of community across our country, with Canadians showing through action that their attitude is one of “we’re in this together,” and have a strong resolve to overcome COVID-19 in the same fashion.
Let’s take a look at some good news happening across Canada during the COVID-19 emergency, shall we?Read more
The saying “not all heroes wear capes” could not ring any truer than in a time like this.
Canadians from coast-to-coast are waking up to this truth as we all are encouraged to practice physical distancing and stay at home to prevent the spread of COVID-1 because not everyone has the opportunity to do so.
For all the adverse changes this novel coronavirus has brought to Canada and the rest of the world, there’s many positives, or truths if you will that Canadians can rally their energy behind.Read more
Did you know that Canada, one of the world’s top 10 oil exporters, ranked 6th out of 167 countries on the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Democracy Index 2018?
First published in 2006, this index has set out each year since to measure the “state of democracy” in these countries using 60 different indicators across five categories, including:
- Electoral process and pluralism
- Functioning of government
- Political participation
- Democratic political culture
- Civil liberties
The EIU found Canada to be one of 20 nations evaluated as a “full democracy” with a score of 9.15 out of 10.00, and that just 4.5% of the world’s population live in a country categorized as such.
Who ranked above Canada? Here’s the top 10 most democratic nations on the EIU’s Democracy Index 2018:Read more