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A Mouse Sleeping Next to a Dragon: New Twitches and Grunts

...or to achieve a specific end. But we are now seeing states, especially China, use a combination of legitimate (ambitious merger and acquisition strategies), grey area (sudden health and safety...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


A formula for turning ideas into products

...gained from IBI spurred Santerre to develop an on-campus incubator called the Health Innovation Hub that teaches health science and biomedical engineering grads and early-career scientists the fundamentals of starting...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


Ken Neumann

...global leadership role, often joining USW delegations abroad to promote solidarity with workers in Europe, South America and Mexico, particularly on issues of health and safety. Neumann consistently fights for...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017


Growth Summit II: Five Takeaways

...transit and affordable housing. Immigrants in Canada’s largest city will have trouble succeeding without it, Keesmaat warned the summit, and so too will various sectors critical to the health of...

Date: Sunday April 23, 2017


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

...“This is a government job” — Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada are bolstering their student and recent graduate recruitment efforts by highlighting the exciting, hands-on possibilities...

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017


Marshalling Incubators to Build Global Companies

...average success rate of other Third Party Countries at 22 percent. FP7 projects with Canadian participation reflected the priority thematic areas above: aeronautics, health, marine research, ICT and the MSCA...

Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017


Securing Canada’s cyberspace

...water systems and other critical assets. · An attack on Anthem, a subsidiary company of BlueCross BlueShield, compromised approximately 10 million health records in the United States.[11] · A synchronized...

Date: Monday February 6, 2017


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


Immigrants aren’t job killers, they’re job creators — and they want to come to Canada

...who are born in Canada.” What’s more, she added in response to a question from the floor from federal Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen, immigrants are in better health than Canadians....

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017


Summary report: Open policy-making in a digital age

...EMBERS Staffing Solutions (in Vancouver) presented an overview of their respective organizations. Each identified the social challenge their organization was created to address — public transportation, affordable home health care,...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017


Options for a Canada-China FTA Negotiation Strategy

...for cooperation in agriculture, energy, manufacturing, financial services and infrastructure. Aviation, air transport, educational and health care services are also mentioned. How might these areas of economic cooperation be organized...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017


Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

Members of the Public Policy Forum’s Canada-China forum seek a balanced approach to engagement with China that is economically beneficial and politically acceptable to Canadians

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017


Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

...make congested and polluted cities livable; convert its economy from export-led to consumer-based; build trust in its food and banking systems; and provide social and health security to aging parents...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017


Governance in the digital age

...Where governments have structured themselves for evidence-based policy-making and empirical rigour for many fields (e.g., environmental monitoring, social programming, public health), we accept far less rigour when talking about governance,...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Audra Reyni: Putting an invisible disability on the map

...people. Renyi set up the open-access Global Hearing Loss Database, in consultation with entities like the World Health Organization and the European Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association, to undertake studies in...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


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