Do Canada's Travel Restrictions Make Sense?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

The Trudeau government has introduced new travel restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19. But how well do those measures address the situation? Steve Paikin speaks with Kelley Lee, Simon Fraser University's Canada Research Chair in Global Health Governance, who is helping the Pandemics & Borders global project; along with Frederic Dimanche, director of Ryerson University's Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.
Episode:
Travel in the Era of COVID-19
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Society
Aired:
Feb 12, 2021
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