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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


Jane Hooker

...with Indigenous partners to launch a new seminar series for senior public servants focused on reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. As a senior legal adviser, Jane has experience as counsel for...

Date: Saturday May 12, 2018


Karen Restoule

...organization that aims to promote discourse among Indigenous and non-Indigenous leaders on the importance of reconciling the relationship between Indigenous communities and corporate Canada. She is a graduate of the...

Date: Thursday November 30, 2017


TOP TAKEAWAYS | The day in 5 minutes

...to be engaged in or support trade’s positive outcomes. Indspire’s Roberta Jamieson and economist Chris Ragan. Ensure Indigenous participation Canada has both a moral and legal obligation to include Indigenous...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016


Marie Odile-Junker: Recording lessons for humanity

...unfolding that seems much greater than myself. I have learned so much from my Indigenous and academic partners, encountered amazing people, surfed on the cusp of a technological revolution and...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

...Indigenous representatives, diaspora communities, etc. Any sustainable deepening of relations will need to be constructed upon a broader foundation than free trade alone, embracing investment and people movements as well...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017


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

...more markets for Chinese goods. This includes the “One Belt, One Road” that will enhance interconnectivity in Asia. Further, the “Indigenous Innovation” and “Made in China 2025” strategies are aimed...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


The Shattered Mirror: FAQ

...emphasis on early-stage, local, as well as Indigenous, news operations. It also will finance ongoing research into the relationship between news and democracy. The remaining seven recommendations are measures to...

Date: Tuesday June 6, 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


Recording lessons for humanity

...from my Indigenous and academic partners, encountered amazing people, surfed on the cusp of a technological revolution and ridden a wave of change where many things are truly intangible, but...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


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


For inclusive policy, we need inclusive policymaking

...the House of Commons writ large is still only 26 percent women. And 13.6 percent of members are visible minorities, compared to 19 percent across Canada. Indigenous peoples make up...

Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017


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


Erin Freeland Ballantyne

...Indigenous issues linked to education, Northern governance and remote communities. She was born and raised in Sǫ̀mba K’è / Yellowknife on Akaitcho territory and was the first Rhodes Scholar from...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018


PPF Members

...Canada Indigenous Services Canada Infrastructure Canada Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Justice Canada National Energy Board Natural Resources Canada Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Office of...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


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