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Frank McKenna Award | Atlantic Canada

...Our annual award for outstanding contributions to public policy by Atlantic Canadians is named in honour of Frank McKenna, one of the region’s most accomplished leaders. Since 2013, PPF has...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


Canada and the OECD: 50 years of converging interests

...first to present its instruments of ratification in April of 1961. To commemorate this occasion the Public Policy Forum, in partnership with the Canadian delegation to the OECD and the...

Date: Monday December 5, 2011


Atlantic Summit on Healthcare and Drug Cost Sustainability

...On October 30, 2014, the Public Policy Forum convened the Atlantic Summit on Healthcare and Drug Cost Sustainability in Charlottetown to explore opportunities for collaboration in sustainably managing drug...

Date: Friday January 9, 2015


Building the Future: Strategic Infrastructure for Long-Term Growth (Interim Report)

...economy. To ensure funds are spent well, an interim Public Policy Forum report advocates substantial reform, including creation of a national infrastructure agency to prioritize this spending based on better...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016


The National Conversation on Asia: Inspiration, Initiatives & Legacy

...The Public Policy Forum contributed to the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada‘s National Conversation on Asia (NCA) and lead the ‘Canada as an Asia Pacific Nation’ project. The NCA...

Date: Wednesday March 18, 2015


Dr. Xiangguo Qiu & Dr. Gary Kobinger: Against all odds, they discovered a treatment for Ebola

...deadly Ebola virus. Working at the Public Health Agency of Canada’s National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg, the two virologists focused on antibodies that had actually been tested and found ineffective...

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018


Jan. 17, 2014: Social Finance – Roundtable Summary Report

...On November 22, 2013, the Public Policy Forum convened a roundtable discussion with senior policy leaders and social innovators to explore the future of social finance in Canada and...

Date: Friday January 17, 2014


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Date: Friday October 13, 2017


Dr. Kamran Khan: To fight global infectious diseases, he prescribes a dose of big data

...2003 following specialty training in infectious diseases and public health, Dr. Kamran Khan found himself in the middle of the SARS outbreak. He was struck by “how quickly a virus...

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018


Change Labs and Government in Canada

...In early 2013, the Public Policy Forum (PPF) engaged a range of experts and senior change labs leaders from Canada and abroad. Change labs represent a new approach to...

Date: Thursday May 23, 2013


Aaron Good

...and Indigenous Canadians. Aaron has extensive experience in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. Prior to joining the McConnell Foundation, he was Vice President of the Public Policy Forum and...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018


Careers

...Work with us PPF is a vibrant organization that fosters innovative thinking and a passion for public policy. We are always interested in hearing from talented people who want...

Date: Thursday March 22, 2018


Robert Asselin

...of the 2015 federal election. He also served as a Visiting Public Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. From 2007 to 2015, he...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018


#FutureofForestry: Sustainable Solutions

...Canada’s Public Policy Forum convened #FutureofForestry: Sustainable Solutions workshop and discussion. It was our objective to engage leaders from different sectors to discuss accountability and transparency, as well as...

Date: Friday May 1, 2015


Crop innovation in the Canadian Prairies: Report of the Breadbasket 2.0 initiative

...This report details the outcomes of the Public Policy Forum’s recent Breadbasket 2.0 initiative on agricultural innovation policy in the Canadian Prairies. The Forum convened a series of roundtable...

Date: Monday December 2, 2013


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