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Governance in the digital age

...By Kent Aitken In October 2016 I joined the Public Policy Forum for a year to study and advise on the idea of governance in the digital age....

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Governance in the Digital Age

...a year to study and advise on the idea of governance in the digital age. After six months of research, interviews and roundtables on open and digital government, I’d like...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Bringing New Voices to the Table: Re-thinking On-reserve Housing in Canada

...Regional networks could also facilitate training between and amongst First Nations communities, for a range of topics from governance to bed bug extermination. 2. Community education specific to housing Some...

Date: Monday February 27, 2017


Legitimacy in Reconciliation: A Path Forward

Indigenous youth had clear ideas on how to find the legitimacy needed for reconciliation at the Public Policy Forum's (PPF) Nov. 29 unconference in Regina. This report highlights their six recommendations. In August 2017, the Centre for Public Impact approached the PPF to be a part of a global project that explores What is legitimacy? How is it achieved and preserved? How does it manifest in different parts of the world? PPF brought together 21 young Indigenous people to discuss if the Government of Canada has the legitimacy to deliver on its commitment to Indigenous Peoples and how it can work to build the trust and transparency required.

Date: Tuesday May 15, 2018


International approaches to infrastructure governance: experiences from the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia

...governance in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Australia. Following extensive research and interviews, the report, International approaches to infrastructure governance: experiences from the United States, the United Kingdom,...

Date: Friday October 10, 2014


Crown Corporate Governance: Three ways to manage the tension between autonomy and control

...regarding the governance of Crown corporations in Canada. Whether it is the privatization of Hydro One in Ontario, the process for appointing board governors in Manitoba, or questions regarding compensation...

Date: Tuesday August 23, 2016


Governance Matters: How is it working for Canadians?

...Canada’s public institutions need a reboot Good governance matters and our public sector governance process has fallen short over several parliaments. To help reinvigorate and rebalance our system of...

Date: Wednesday October 28, 2015


Discussion paper: Open policy making in a digital age

...incorporates their voices and insights. Proponents of participatory governance cite a number of benefits of open models: opportunities for citizens to learn about policy and governance, legitimacy for public decisions,...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017


Discussion paper: Open policy making in a digital age

...a shift away from traditional policy- making, towards a process that is accessible and transparent to more Canadians, and which incorporates their voices and insights. Proponents of participatory governance cite...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017


Independent and Accountable: Modernizing the Role of Agents of Parliament and Legislatures

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


The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...Germany and 14 percent in the UK.[22] To ensure that we meet the highest connectivity standards, Canada must increase its IPv6-enabled broadband adoption. Privacy, security, standards and governance The world...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016


Securing Canada’s cyberspace

...standards on data retention and storage has created an environment in which companies prematurely delete information and improperly store records. Participants suggested that companies are seeking assistance on data governance,...

Date: Monday February 6, 2017


Canada Growth Summit: Bold ideas and untapped opportunities

...KEY RECOMMENDATIONS • Create a national infrastructure bank to improve coordination and attract capital. • Ensure successful projects by strengthening analytics, governance and capacity.  • Take a balanced approach to...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016


BUILDING THE FUTURE

...pay for what instead of coordinating to ensure accountability and good governance. Indigenous governments are a further actor in this complex mix. The taxpayer almost invariably is called upon to...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016


Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship

The Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship was established in 2012 to mark the Public Policy Forum’s 25th anniversary, when all living former Prime Ministers were honoured at the Testimonial Dinner and Awards in Toronto. The Fellowship brings prominent Canadian leaders to PPF for a year to conduct research and convene dialogues about public policy, democratic institutions and good governance.

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


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