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China and Canada in an Era of Global Disruption

...in the core institutions of government, business, and the media in 20 of the 28 countries surveyed by the Edelman Trust Barometer. Trade displacing jobs, technology displacing workers and jobs,...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


World’s Top Business Thinker Roger Martin to Warn of Efficiency’s Effects on Democratic Capitalism

...Carleton University  News media are welcome to cover the event. Please contact us to register. -30- ABOUT THE PPF The Public Policy Forum works with all levels of government and...

Date: Tuesday December 5, 2017


Summary report: Open policy-making in a digital age

...given civil society direct access to elected officials and news makers, and in many ways, bypassed the traditional media gate keepers, creating competition for those media outlets. Individuals can search...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017


Open policy-making in a digital age: Summary report

The concept of ‘open policy making’ represents a shift away from traditional policy-making toward a process that is accessible and transparent to more Canadians, and which incorporates their voices and insights. How is this different in the digital age?

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017


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

...for pro-Beijing parties.[23] It has even retaliated against economically powerful Japan over its stance on the Senkaku/Diaoyu island group. After days of non-stop anti-Japan coverage in the media, two thirds...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


Why you shouldn’t blame Facebook for what ails democracy

...of (potentially) good news: governments could take steps now to impose some order on the political activity taking place on social media platforms. Now, the bad news: social media is just...

Date: Saturday April 7, 2018


Taylor Owen

...Taylor Owen is Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Global Affairs at the University of British Columbia, a Senior Fellow at the Columbia Journalism School and the founder and...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018


Open(ing) Government

...it can include principles and projects like these: access to information laws open data (making government data available free online) citizen engagement in policy-making improved media relations petitions to the...

Date: Monday September 18, 2017


Legitimacy in Reconciliation: A Path Forward

Indigenous youth had clear ideas on how to find the legitimacy needed for reconciliation at the Public Policy Forum's (PPF) Nov. 29 unconference in Regina. This report highlights their six recommendations. In August 2017, the Centre for Public Impact approached the PPF to be a part of a global project that explores What is legitimacy? How is it achieved and preserved? How does it manifest in different parts of the world? PPF brought together 21 young Indigenous people to discuss if the Government of Canada has the legitimacy to deliver on its commitment to Indigenous Peoples and how it can work to build the trust and transparency required.

Date: Tuesday May 15, 2018


PPF Team

...Our management and staff have diverse backgrounds and a wealth of expertise in government, business, politics, media and policy. We are experts in specific subjects, but also generalists who...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


PPF Chair Invested in the Order of Canada

...that builds a better Canada. For more information and media inquiries Carl Neustaedter Director of Communications Public Policy Forum CNeustaedter@ppforum.ca 613.238.7858 ext. 286 Mobile: 613.866.7210 Jonathan Perron-Clow Communications Specialist Public...

Date: Friday November 17, 2017


PPF to honour Mark Carney, Beverley McLachlin, Richard Dicerni, ‘22 Minutes’ founders Mary Walsh and Michael Donovan and journalist Francine Pelletier

...for political satire, and is still informing the political conversation through the free expression of comedy. Mr. Donovan is Executive Chairman of Halifax-based DHX Media Inc. and a winner of...

Date: Wednesday November 29, 2017


May 16, 2014: Summary Report on Public Policy Forum Lecture Series

...provincial deputy ministers, elected officials, corporate and association leaders, university presidents and board members, professors, faculty, and graduate students, public servants, and members of the media. Download the report...

Date: Friday May 16, 2014


Open(ing) government

...can include principles and projects like these: access to information laws open data (making government data available free online) citizen engagement in policy-making improved media relations petitions to the elected...

Date: Monday September 18, 2017


Does serious journalism have a future in Canada?

...We all know the news media is in trouble in the digital age. The problem is more one of supply – who will deliver journalism and earn the most...

Date: Thursday March 3, 2016


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