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Recap of the first meeting of PPF's Canada-China Forum includes presentations on public opinion by Bruce Anderson of Abacus Data and sectoral trade by Wendy Dobson of University of Toronto
Date: Tuesday July 25, 2017
...will further reduce editorial diversity and undermine the capacity of community media to fulfill its mandate. In an environment in which traditional journalism is challenged to serve all but the...
Date: Monday April 3, 2017
Canada must do more to both reduce the incidence of chronic disease and to appropriately accommodate those already living with chronic disease. While governments, employers and advocacy organizations have good intentions and are undertaking helpful initiatives, the challenge is immense and it requires a well-informed, broad, integrated response.
Date: Friday September 29, 2017
Canada’s economic future will be driven by globally competitive companies working at the forefront of knowledge and technology. These companies are built on innovation and skills, cornerstones of economic growth and prosperity. Canada enjoys significant advantages in these areas, but must not be complacent as countries around the world are driving their own economic growth through significant investments in research, innovation and skills.
Date: Wednesday January 3, 2018
...Canada built on the strength of its diversity. China and the blue economy // The environment, climate change, the Arctic, fisheries, the blue economy haven’t been mentioned, but China looks...
Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017
...role in creating an engaging workplace and a learning environment. Included below are key recommendations for building progressive public services that enable managers to fully maximize talent: Allow for flexible...
Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017
...a certain degree of complacency that may leave us trailing our global competitors. Innovation is imperative for growth. To drive productivity, we need an environment that nurtures new ideas, as...
Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016
In this report, the Public Policy Forum (PPF) analyzes the current and evolving role of agents at the federal and provincial levels to provide recommendations on how oversight and guidance in the administration of policies can be improved while maintaining their autonomy within Canada’s Westminster system.
Date: Thursday April 26, 2018
...in order to identify gaps in the current federal or provincial policy environment that lead to opportunities for new projects and to enable the Forum to continue to build areas of...
Date: Thursday March 22, 2018
...The building’s energy usage and internal environment can be optimized through the collection and relay of data by devices throughout the network. For instance, the network ‘knows’ when a particular...
Date: Friday December 16, 2016
...for limited resources. Considering this fragmented and competitive environment, roundtable participants noted that it is crucial that incubators and accelerators not only better differentiate themselves from one another and demonstrate...
Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017
...agriculture. In clean tech and environment, both parties are already addressing domestic and global challenges and have a shared interest in doing so. Trade in goods is small but growing...
Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017
...The Public Policy Forum report looks at the state of a much weaker news media in a very different environment, severely disrupted by the digital age. For an overview...
Date: Tuesday June 6, 2017
...the digital environment. For example, companies like Apple or Samsung produce tools — phones, tablets — that run on operating systems designed to have third-party organizations build applications on top...
Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017
...narrative for Canadians. The political environment In a poll, 46 percent agreed: “I could probably be persuaded to support a closer relationship with China if I knew more about what...
Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017