Now or Never – An Urgent Call to Action for Nova Scotians

The Commission on Building Our New Economy began its work in November of 2012 with the following mandate from the Government of Nova Scotia: To engage and mobilize communities, local governments, and business and labour leaders across the province in public discussion and debate on the economic development opportunities and challenges facing the province;
To raise awareness and deepen public understanding of the nature and scale of these opportunities and challenges;
To promote practical understandings of how growth in one or more regions of the province generates opportunities for others;
To enhance understanding of the unique circumstances and opportunities for the different regions, economic sectors and cultural communities across the province;
To develop advice to government, business and community leaders on new directions to realize economic growth across economic sectors in all regions of the province