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Leading Innovation – Insights from Canadian Regions

...– business spending on R&D, business productivity, ICT and machinery and equipment intensity – Canada is actually falling behind. Set against a rapidly changing global economy, and rising economies in...

Date: Monday March 12, 2012

Securing Canada’s cyberspace

...the Internet offer relatively low-cost options for improving services and connecting with end-users. A 2013 report by Cisco projected that the Internet of Everything (IoE) economy is set to create...

Date: Monday February 6, 2017

Bringing New Voices to the Table: Re-thinking On-reserve Housing in Canada

...receive their funding in line with the supply and transportation season. Some participants shared that funding challenges come from the lack of self-sufficiency and an on-reserve economy, so when timelines...

Date: Monday February 27, 2017

Skills at Speed: Why Canada’s Public Service Should Grow Its Interchange Program to Build Skills and Networks

The public sector should expand its interchange program with the private sector in order to diversify its employees’ networks and skill sets and, in so doing, help the public service face employment challenges and disruptive technologies.

Date: Tuesday January 22, 2019

DDP Research Memo #2: The Climate Change Conundrum

This is the second of a series of DDP Research Memos that map the media ecosystem in the run-up to and during Canada's October 2019 federal election. It focuses on Canadians' perceptions of what is shaping up to be a key election issue: the environment, and especially climate change.

Date: Thursday August 29, 2019

The internet is transforming the world, but not for everybody

...will transform society, the economy, and even the fundamentals of our democracy. While someone with arthritis and short-term memory issues struggles to remember and type passwords to online accounts. While...

Date: Friday October 13, 2017

The People Imperative: Strategies to Grow Population and Prosperity in Atlantic Canada

Atlantic Canada is taking action to rebuild its aging and slow-growing population: The region needs to attract - and keep - more newcomers.

Date: Sunday March 18, 2018

Anne-Marie Hubert

...for challenging the status quo to make it easier for all our people to offer quality service and positively impact our economy and our communities. She serves on the boards...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Canada as an Agri-Food Powerhouse

...goes beyond food exports, and includes important players that enable more sustainable food production, including technology, bio-economy, genomics, and input sectors, such as seed, fertilizer and pesticides. Industry-led global farmer...

Date: Thursday April 20, 2017

Immigrants aren’t job killers, they’re job creators — and they want to come to Canada

...stark contrast to Donald Trump’s America, and they’re poised to inject a shot of prosperity into the Canadian economy. That’s the consensus of a panel on population and prosperity at...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Morneau says it’s critical that all Canadians see benefits of economic growth

...right training and skills for the changing economy — for example, to ensure children are taught how to code early on. “We need to make young people more resilient in...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Developing Canada’s Digital-Ready Public Service

Canada’s public service has charted an ambitious information management and technology strategy, and talent is one of its pillars. Finding innovative approaches to attracting, developing, and retaining the best and brightest requires rethinking many traditional assumptions and harnessing new approaches. What can be done to attract a skilled and diverse workforce?

Date: Friday March 8, 2019

Laurel Broten

...L’Heureux-Dubé at the Supreme Court of Canada. When she’s not trying to grow the Nova Scotia economy, Laurel enjoys keeping up with her twin boys Zachary and Ryan, and spending...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Canada Next: Collected reports and summaries

Get the whole Canada Next series in one document. Choose the complete collection of full reports, a collection of summaries only, or a recap of recommendations for provinces, territories and municipalities.

Date: Monday January 28, 2019

Move over Oscars, we’re announcing our 2019 policy stars

We're pleased to announce all five of our honourees for our 2019 Testimonial Dinner honourees, for their dedication to public service and strengthening our democracy and its institutions.

Date: Thursday January 31, 2019

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