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Walking into a sold-out room at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne addressed a number of dignitaries, including MPPs, city councillors, university presidents, academics and former BlackBerry CEO Jim Balsillie, regarding Ontario’s position on sustainability. The premier’s lecture ran concurrently with the Global Climate Governance and Canadian Policy: Looking Forward to Paris 2015 conference hosted by the neighbouring Balsillie School of International Affairs. 

Wynne began her speech by recognizing the six First Nations of the Grand River Territory, upon whose land the CIGI is located, and then quickly dove into the sustainability conversation. She proclaimed the...

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