How Are Natural Resources Used in the Transportation Sector?

How Are Natural Resources Used in the Transportation Sector?

Bikes, trains, family cars, buses, trucks, planes, and ships are all types of transportation that are deeply ingrained into our daily lives. To get from point A to B to C and back again, we require safe and reliable methods of transport, all of which utilize huge amounts of n...

Majority of Canadians Agree the World Needs More Canadian Resources: POLL

Majority of Canadians Agree the World Needs More Canadian Resources: POLL

A new poll has found Canadians would like to see their country's natural resources sector play a growing role in reducing dependence on less transparent and less regulated nations supplying the global market. Conducted by Research Co. on behalf of Canada Action, the poll ques...

60+ Classroom Products Made Possible by Natural Resources

60 Classroom Products Made Possible by Natural Resources

Canada's natural resources sector contributes significantly to our country's prosperity, seen in the 1.9 million person workforce, $21.4 billion in annual revenues to governments, and $264 billion in exports each year. But natural resources do much more than just provide Cana...

3 Ways Natural Resources Make the Winter Holidays Possible for Canadians

3 Ways Natural Resources Make the Winter Holidays Possible for Canadians

From everyone at Canada Action, we want to welcome you to 2022! We couldn't be more excited to carry our passion, advocacy and education on the importance of Canada's resource industries into the new year. We want to take some time to reflect on the crucial variety of natural...

The Importance of Truth & Reconciliation for Indigenous Peoples in Canada

The Importance of Truth & Reconciliation for Indigenous Peoples in Canada

Fostering economic growth and development in Indigenous communities is crucial to reconciliation. Indigenous involvement in natural resource projects is the obvious answer. As we tuck our orange shirts into the drawer, I wonder how many Canadians authentically grasp the conc...

Did You Know? Canada is the Responsible Choice to Meet Global Resource Demand!

Did You Know? Canada is the Responsible Choice to Meet Global Resource Demand!

Global demand for natural resources – energy, mining, forestry and agricultural products – is growing at lightning speed as the world’s population is set to approach 9 billion in the coming years. New technologies, urbanization and a growing middle class are changing how natu...

5 Examples of How Canada's Natural Resource Sector is World-Class

5 Examples of How Canada's Natural Resource Sector is World-Class

If Canada's natural resources sector was a professional boxer, it would without a doubt be classified as a super heavyweight. The World Atlas seems to agree, listing Canada in the top five global nations endowed with the most natural resources by volume and worth.  Truth is t...

Canadian Resources for Good: From Coast-to-Coast

Canadian Resources for Good: From Coast-to-Coast

The extraction and production of natural resources contribute immensely to Canadian society at large. Whether it be through providing millions of job opportunities or by generating billions in government revenues, the prosperity created by Canada’s resources sector plays a hu...

'Just Transition' Q&A for Canadian Natural Resource Workers

'Just Transition' Q&A for Canadian Natural Resource Workers

The federal government is asking Canadians to provide feedback on its proposed "Just Transition" which will play a major role in fulfilling Canada's commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and move towards becoming net-zero by 2050. Canada's 'Just Transition' legislatio...

Resources for Good: $1.45 Million Donated to 10 Hospital Foundations

Resources for Good: $1.45 Million Donated to 10 Hospital Foundations

Canada’s natural resources sector provides support to Canadian communities through donations and other contributions that often go without the public recognition that they deserve. In part five of our Resources for Good series, we feature three more recent examples of how the ...