Search Results for: First Nations
Canada must do more to both reduce the incidence of chronic disease and to appropriately accommodate those already living with chronic disease. While governments, employers and advocacy organizations have good intentions and are undertaking helpful initiatives, the challenge is immense and it requires a well-informed, broad, integrated response.
Date: Friday September 29, 2017
Democracy has been made vulnerable to attack by hate speech and disinformation. Never before has the digital news sphere been so fragmented, and social media tools on Facebook and elsewhere on the internet are part of this offensive. Policy must be implemented to reconcile freedom of speech and freedom of the press with these online news threats to democracy.
Date: Wednesday August 15, 2018
...low end of the OECD scale.vi 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
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
...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
...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
...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
...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
...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...
Date: Tuesday July 14, 2015
...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
...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
...Canada’s Territories and Provinces, as well as in other northern nations with similar food insecurity issues – illustrate that there is no single best approach to solving food insecurity. Addressing...
Date: Thursday November 5, 2015
...Netherlands, all nations that have had big successes in growing their food exports. Gordon Bacon, CEO of Pulse Canada, sounded an optimistic note about the future of the agri-food sector...
Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017