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How Canada can create a culture of innovation

...to commit to improved educational outcomes for First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Where Canada’s OECD quality of life ranking is 6th, it drops to 63rd for indigenous communities. The...

Date: Thursday October 20, 2016


Diversification not Dependence: A Made-in-Canada China Strategy

Canada can truly diversify its trade and break its dependence on a single partner by pursuing a strategy built on sectoral trade agreements with China. 

Date: Thursday October 11, 2018


Edward Greenspon & Ivor Shapiro: Define journalists by what they do

The question of how, or whether, to demarcate who qualifies as a journalist has returned in louder, more insistent terms with the federal government’s pledge to introduce a tax credit rebating an unspecified percentage of the labour costs of newsrooms. Let's define journalists by what they do: "A definition does not infringe on anyone’s right to report and publish; it simply provides some with the advantage of a shield law or tax credit."

Date: Friday December 14, 2018


PPF to honour Indigenous journalist Karyn Pugliese with 2019 Hyman Solomon Award

Karyn Pugliese of APTN will be honoured with the Hyman Solomon Award for Public Policy Journalism at PPF’s 2019 Testimonial Dinner and Awards on April 11 in Toronto.

Date: Thursday February 28, 2019


Marshalling Incubators to Build Global Companies

...database (above) such that countries outside the European BICs Network may participate, and so that individual nations can export and manipulate their data. Alternatively, suggest to EBN to expand the...

Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017


Join to celebrate our 2019 Atlantic Dinner honourees

Let's raise a toast to five exceptional Atlantic Canadians at PPF's Atlantic Dinner & Frank McKenna Awards in Halifax.

Date: Tuesday April 16, 2019


Policy Approaches to Harmful Content Online

Canadian society has the resources to operate more effectively than violent extremists — and at scale — said panelists at two PPF events on countering radicalization online. Participants made recommendations in four policy areas to combat hate that festers without intervention, which not only threatens public safety, but the human rights and lived-experiences of all Canadians.

Date: Friday June 28, 2019


Daniel Pujdak

...co-negotiated a political accord between the Government of Ontario and First Nations in Ontario and represented Chiefs of Ontario on the bi-national Great Lakes Executive Committee. Dan’s career has focused...

Date: Tuesday January 30, 2018


Strategic Assets in Uncertain Times

Canada has lost its edge in northern development and research. The North's resources have important strategic and economic implications for Canada, and their development - done in the right way - has huge potential benefits for all Canadians now and into the future.

Date: Tuesday July 9, 2019


Canada strives to position itself as an agri-food powerhouse

...all nations that have had big successes in growing their food exports. Gordon Bacon, CEO of Pulse Canada, sounded an optimistic note about the future of the agri-food sector now...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017


Toward Food Security in Canada’s North

...Territories and Provinces, as well as in other northern nations with similar food insecurity issues – illustrate that there is no single best approach to solving food insecurity. Addressing the...

Date: Thursday November 5, 2015


André Beaulieu

...the buy side and strategy for large technology companies. Previously, André has worked with the Privy Council Office of the Government of Canada and the United Nations Conference on Environment...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017


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