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Aqsa Malik

Research associate at Canada 2020

Aqsa Malik is a research associate at Canada 2020, an Ottawa-based think tank on the role of the federal government, and PhD. candidate in Neuroscience at the University of British Columbia.

Fighting Childhood Obesity: Who is Canada's Michelle Obama?

The First Lady of the U.S. has provided a very visible rallying point in that country -- people respond to her sheer force of personality. Children look up to her; they want to eat their vegetables for her. That's not a policy lever, but no one can say it's not effective. Here in Canada we do not have such a figure.
06/07/2013 08:37 EDT