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...low end of the OECD Canada’s infrastructure stock is held in public hands to a greater extent than some competitor nations that have done more to balance public and...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

Canada’s Innovation Stars: Meet the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Award laureates

The innovation stars are out and shining over Canada as the Governor General’s Innovation Awards are handed out to six laureates and teams for 2018.

Date: Tuesday May 22, 2018

Peter Dinsdale

...Science and Native Studies and a Master of Arts – Interdisciplinary Humanities in 1997 from Laurentian University. He previously was the Chief Executive Officer for the Assembly of First Nations,...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Options for a Canada-China FTA Negotiation Strategy

...Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a major multi-country goods-only negotiation ongoing among the 10-member Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Japan, Korea and China. Unlike FTAs, which aim to...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017

PPF conference in Fredericton focuses on immigration; Atlantic Dinner features first Frank McKenna Awards

...efficient and sustainable First Nations, doubled its land base, and increased employment. Since 2013, PPF has presented awards to distinguished Atlantic Canadians who have built bridges between sectors, contributed to...

Date: Monday March 19, 2018

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

...Canada is confronted with significant infrastructure challenges and gaps. To understand how like-minded nations are managing similar challenges, the Public Policy Forum undertook a review of approaches to infrastructure...

Date: Friday October 10, 2014

Legitimacy in Government: A Path to Reconciliation

...2017, PPF is partnering with the First Nations University of Canada and the Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy to engage young Indigenous people in a conversation about legitimacy in...

Date: Friday January 5, 2018

Building Leaders: Early Childhood Development in Indigenous Communities

...In the summer of 2014, Canada’s Public Policy Forum launched a national initiative to improve ECD in First Nations, Inuit, and Métis communities. Building Leaders: Early Childhood Development in Indigenous Communities involved...

Date: Tuesday July 14, 2015

Ten Tough Jobs 2010

...Maritimes, Fisheries and Oceans Assistant Deputy Minister, Consular Services and Emergency Management, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Assistant Deputy Minister, First Nations & Inuit Health Branch, Health Canada Assistant Deputy...

Date: Tuesday October 19, 2010

Canada and the OECD: 50 years of converging interests

...2010 marked the beginning of the 50th anniversary celebrations for the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Canada was among the first nations to join the OECD, indeed, the very...

Date: Monday December 5, 2011

May 9, 2014: Realizing The Potential: Global Perspectives on Indigenous Economic Development

...There is a clear need for better engagement with Canada’s First Nations, Inuit and Métis on natural resource development. The sector’s future success will depend on authentic partnerships with...

Date: Friday May 9, 2014

André Beaulieu

...on the buy side and strategy for large technology companies. Previously, André has worked with the Privy Council Office of the Government of Canada and the United Nations Conference on...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

One-on-One: Perry Bellegarde

...Let’s “try to find common ground,” he said. “The inherent right of self-determination” Bochove asked Bellegarde if he thought First Nations communities have the right to veto infrastructure projects like...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 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

PPF Atlantic Summit 2018

The Public Policy Forum’s 2018 Atlantic Summit is the first major initiative in a 3-year project. From 2018-2020 we will conduct research, engage communities and decision makers, and work to support the momentum building behind the Atlantic Growth Strategy. The focus of our first year has been on demographics and the role of immigration as one approach to attract, and keep, the talented people who make Atlantic Canada home.

Date: Thursday May 24, 2018

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