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Tavia Grant

Tavia Grant has worked at The Globe and Mail for 13 years, where she has focused largely on workplace and employment issues. In the decade she worked in the Report on Business, she covered topics ranging from inflation and global trade to income inequality, currency markets, long-term unemployment and labour migration.​​​

Her 2014 coverage of the health risks from asbestos exposures garnered a National Newspaper Award nomination, a Best in Business award and the Canadian Online Publishing Association award for best content, and put pressure on the federal government to change its policies about the deadly mineral.​​​

She has since covered subjects such as human trafficking, workplace fatalities and the gender pay gap. Last year, she received the Landsberg Award in recognition of her coverage of women’s equality issues.​​​

She has a degree in international development and Spanish. ​​​

Latest articles
Are asylum seekers crossing into Canada illegally? A look at facts behind the controversy
Statistics Canada reports Toronto was below national average on violent crime index in 2017, with score increasing yearly
Statistics Canada set to resume reporting on unfounded cases
The Globe and Mail
Missing and murdered Indigenous women inquiry lawyer Ouellette resigns
In Depth
Wave of asylum seekers floods Toronto’s shelters
Amplify: Oh, how far we’ve come. But how much further do we have to go?
ROB Magazine
Us Too: Eight women share their stories of sexism, harassment and assault at work
Statistics Canada begins testing non-binary gender options in surveys
Toronto tops list of Canada’s most youth-friendly cities
University of Toronto criticized for poor handling of asbestos issues on campus
Anti-trafficking activists cheer, but sex workers bemoan shutdown of Backpage.com ads
Britain reveals big gender pay gaps at Canadian firms
The Canadian Press Images
Advocates push Ottawa to take immediate steps against human trafficking
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
A look at women’s progress in Canada and around the world​
REUTERS
Ontario PC membership tally actually one-third lower, could fall even further after probe
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Family urges 'thorough' investigation into deaths of Apotex CEO Barry Sherman, wife Honey
For The Globe and Mail
CENSUS 2016
Census 2016: Canadians in prime working years less likely to hold full-time jobs