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Tavia Grant

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Governor-General’s Innovation Awards designed to celebrate, inspire Canadian ingenuity

An artist whose social media campaign united communities for a project that honoured missing aboriginal women, a biomedical engineer whose burn dressing kills bacteria and decreases inflammation, and an engineer who developed a robotic arm for people with reduced mobility are just three of the inaugural Governor-General’s Innovation Awards winners

May 18, 2016

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Tavia Grant has worked at The Globe and Mail since early 2005, covering topics from employment and currency markets to trade, microfinance and Latin American economies. She previously worked for Bloomberg News in Toronto and Zurich, writing on mining, stocks, currencies and secret Swiss bank accounts. She holds a degree in international development and Spanish and has lived in Ecuador and Spain.

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