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Public servants learn reconciliation means relationship-building and action

PPF’s reconciliation series didn’t answer all the questions about reconciliation but offered context and impetus to act. By: Jocelyn Formsma

Date: Friday August 3, 2018

Morneau says it’s critical that all Canadians see benefits of economic growth

...labour force participation growth for women, youth and Indigenous communities. “We want to benefit the broadest cross-section of Canadians, and have inclusivity as a starting point,” Bill Morneau said at...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Canada as an Agri-Food Powerhouse

...communities, new Canadians and youth in the sector and about the role of immigration in addressing labour shortages. We heard a lot about the valuable role of educators — from...

Date: Thursday April 20, 2017

Building a Dynamic Future: The Next Generation of Public Service Talent

...relevant to the job at hand. For instance, the Government of Nova Scotia has made an effort to reduce employment barriers for youth by reconsidering experience requirements for entry-level positions....

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017

Canada-China Session 1: Setting the stage, public opinion trends, approaches to trade

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

Change Labs and Government in Canada

...complex and systemic social problems. Stakeholders, including governments, are recognizing that solving many of these chronic problems (for example, youth homelessness) requires inventive and collaborative techniques, engaging a range of...

Date: Thursday May 23, 2013

Welcome to our new board directors

Welcome aboard to five new directors on the Public Policy Forum board: Neil Desai, Christiane Fox, Eric Axford, Kathy Kinloch and Dominic Barton.

Date: Thursday November 15, 2018

Friends in Low (Carbon) Places – Task Force 1 Final Report

This report seeks the path forward for Canada’s energy future. We examine what a low-carbon future means for R&I communities and their economic well-being, and identify strategies and policies that will put R&I communities on a path to resilient and clean economies.

Date: Thursday March 8, 2018

Bringing New Voices to the Table: Re-thinking On-reserve Housing in Canada women, elders, youth and individuals with disabilities; together with community members with experience in the administration and management of housing in their communities. Through these five roundtables, 63 First...

Date: Monday February 27, 2017

Securing Canada’s cyberspace more youth gained access to the Internet. Studies show that young Canadians willingly share their information, post pictures and chat with strangers in online forums. These activities increase the...

Date: Monday February 6, 2017


...share” accords in which construction sites must hire and train at-risk youth and greater focus on good design. Would the federal government make its $120-billion in funding, which is deployed...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

Dr. Tom Chau: Bringing voice to the voiceless with technology funding for his research on novel “access pathways” for children and youth born with severe congenital conditions. “I never looked back,” he says. ‘Reimagining the way we communicate’ Today...

Date: Tuesday May 22, 2018

Tom Chau: Bringing voice to the voiceless with technology

...funding for his research on novel “access pathways” for children and youth born with severe congenital conditions. “I never looked back,” he says. ‘Reimagining the way we communicate’ Today Dr....

Date: Tuesday May 22, 2018

Aaron Good

Aaron Good is Vice President at The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, where he leads the Innoweave Social Innovation Platform and related programs focused on improving outcomes for youth, seniors, and...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018

Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

...not just for Canadian business but also in creating future economic opportunities for Canadian youth. This shift in support is buttressed by concerns over protectionist sentiments in the U.S. Yet...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

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