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BUILDING THE FUTURE

...for what instead of coordinating to ensure accountability and good governance. Indigenous governments are a further actor in this complex mix. The taxpayer almost invariably is called upon to fund...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016


Julie Cafley, PhD

jcafley@ppforum.ca 613-238-7858 Ext: 229 Executive Vice-President, Programs and Partnerships Julie is an accomplished leader and academic with expertise in higher education leadership and governance. As Executive Vice-President, Julie builds bridges and...

Date: Thursday November 9, 2017


Why Canada needs a digital office

...that don’t work for technology, including accountabilities, structures, policies and hiring practices. We need to change the surrounding system, and those second-order decisions about governance are important and far-reaching. We...

Date: Friday May 12, 2017


China and Canada in an Era of Global Disruption

...enabled globalization 3.0 and helped drive a broader technology revolution. A second consequence: a large gap has emerged between a world of “tech 4.0” and “gov/pol 1.0”. Governance/Policy 1.0 —...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 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

...on a number of fronts, including commercial opportunities, rights issues, security matters and the potential for collaboration around social, educational and governance issues. Business, and especially big business, cannot be...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017


Keeping up with the Speed of Disruption

Back by popular demand, the Public Policy Forum’s professional development seminar series Keeping Up With the Speed of Disruption is being offered for a third time. This series of learning modules, designed for current and prospective government executives, provides a deep dive into the common threads of information security, privacy, ethics, regulatory implications and sustainability.

Date: Monday October 22, 2018


The Values Proposition: Building a Stronger Canada through Values-Based Sport

This report summarizes what we heard during five roundtables held through spring 2018 and which explored actions and policies aimed at ensuring values-based sport is an intentional and fundamental part of the Canadian sport system, from playground to podium.

Date: Wednesday August 8, 2018


Roundtable series on Enhancing First Nations Access to Capital

...cheap loans is rare. These barriers discourage private investment and are the result of chronic underlying issues, including: · Socio-economic pathologies · Governance challenges · Institutional barriers and biases In...

Date: Tuesday December 23, 2014


Our Research

...of concentration that allow us to build knowledge that can be applied across multiple sectors: The social and economic determinants of growth Good governance and healthy democracy Policy-making in an...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


Our Honourees: Celebrating 150 Years of Canadians at Home and Abroad

...Canadian society gather to pay tribute to distinguished Canadians who have made outstanding contributions to the quality of public policy and good governance. We hope to see you there on...

Date: Monday April 17, 2017


What the Saskatchewan Roughriders Can Teach Canadian Journalism

Many different approaches to support journalism, locally and beyond, have emerged in recent years in the wake of the sharp decline of traditional industry players. Public policy will play a crucial role in shaping the rules for ownership innovation and protected space for Canadian journalism.

Date: Tuesday September 25, 2018


Trust must be earned and re-earned in climate change

...of interests has been widened and the legitimacy of existing methodologies and governance structures are being challenged. Resource development today requires not just regulatory approval, but also public confidence, to...

Date: Sunday November 6, 2016


A House Undivided: Making Senate Independence Work

...its value to good governance in Canada. The current cohort of Senators can be divided into two basic groups: partisans trying to figure out how their role has been altered...

Date: Thursday September 22, 2016


First Nations Finance Authority (Ernie Daniels, CEO): By fixing finance rules, First Nations can invest in themselves

The First Nations Finance Authority is being honored as a Governor General Innovation Award recipient on May 23 for their ground-breaking innovative funding regime that reduces borrowing cuts and provides interest rate security for First Nations communities across the country.

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018


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