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A New North Star

Rapid and far-reaching changes to the global economy, driven by technology, demographics and geopolitics, are forcing us to rethink some of the core assumptions of what makes a nation competitive or not. Robert Asselin and Sean Speer offer a bi-partisan strategy for what Canada can do in a data-driven 'intangibles' economy.

Date: Thursday April 4, 2019

Roundtable series on Enhancing First Nations Access to Capital loans is rare. These barriers discourage private investment and are the result of chronic underlying issues, including: · Socio-economic pathologies · Governance challenges · Institutional barriers and biases In...

Date: Tuesday December 23, 2014

What the Saskatchewan Roughriders Can Teach Canadian Journalism

Many different approaches to support journalism, locally and beyond, have emerged in recent years in the wake of the sharp decline of traditional industry players. Public policy will play a crucial role in shaping the rules for ownership innovation and protected space for Canadian journalism.

Date: Tuesday September 25, 2018

Our Research

...of concentration that allow us to build knowledge that can be applied across multiple sectors: The social and economic determinants of growth Good governance and healthy democracy Policy-making in an...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

The Values Proposition: Building a Stronger Canada through Values-Based Sport

This report summarizes what we heard during five roundtables held through spring 2018 and which explored actions and policies aimed at ensuring values-based sport is an intentional and fundamental part of the Canadian sport system, from playground to podium.

Date: Wednesday August 8, 2018

Trust must be earned and re-earned in climate change

...of interests has been widened and the legitimacy of existing methodologies and governance structures are being challenged. Resource development today requires not just regulatory approval, but also public confidence, to...

Date: Sunday November 6, 2016

PANEL 4—Build infrastructure for long term, not because it’s ‘shovel-ready’

...things like central co-ordination, competent project management and proper governance. Jane Bird, a senior business advisor at Bennett Jones Vancouver who deals with public and private construction and infrastructure, said...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016

A House Undivided: Making Senate Independence Work

...its value to good governance in Canada. The current cohort of Senators can be divided into two basic groups: partisans trying to figure out how their role has been altered...

Date: Thursday September 22, 2016

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

...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 the...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018

Job Posting: Vice-President of Policy Canadians with a primary focus on the following five areas of inquiry The social and economic determinants of growth Good governance and healthy democracy Policy-making in an age of...

Date: Thursday March 22, 2018

Add Your Voice

...these key areas: The social and economic determinants of growth Good governance and healthy democracy Policy-making in an age of disruption The changing nature of work Indigenous growth and governance...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

We’re Hiring a Vice-President of Policy and climate future New policy demands from technological transformation, including on the future of work Good governance and healthy democracy Canada’s place in a changing geo-political order Indigenous growth...

Date: Monday July 29, 2019

About PPF

...and public sectors leads to better policy. Formed in 1987, PPF created an independent space for these leaders to meet regularly to discuss governance and public policy. Since then, PPF’s...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

Kim Baird

...the Minister’s Advisory Council on Aboriginal Women. Today, she is the owner of Kim Baird Strategic Consulting and offers services in relation to First Nation policy, governance and economic development,...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

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