Focus on Fundamentals: A road map to recovery
by Janice MacKinnon
Released: Monday October 19, 2020
The Public Policy Forum is tapping into the best established and ascending policy brains in an effort to help policymakers weigh priorities and trade-offs and forge a rebuild plan. Regardless of what processes governments ultimately employ, we believe this PPF process will prove of assistance to decision-makers understandably occupied with myriad, complex issues in engineering the transition out of lock-down and the country’s economic recovery.
PPF’s Rebuild Canada initiative lays down a foundation of insights, ideas, options, and strategies for turning the COVID-19 pandemic into a catalyst for something greater than a return to the pre-cataclysm status quo. It begins with a series of papers, written by an array of leading policy thinkers, addressing key themes such as:
Online convening of a broader group of thinkers, doers and policymakers is also happening. These discussions and debates will lead to a second round of more focused policy briefs, culminating in the Rebuild Canada Growth Summit October 19th to November 10th. Tickets, featured speakers and more information available here.