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PPF names Karen Restoule as its 2018 Prime Ministers of Canada Fellow PPF to conduct research and convene dialogues about public policy, democratic institutions and good governance. The fellowship is supported financially by the RBC Foundation. Kent Aitken, Madelaine Drohan and...

Date: Tuesday January 16, 2018

Open(ing) government

...and more responsive to their own citizens, with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of governance, as well as the quality of services that citizens receive.” And yet, a...

Date: Monday September 18, 2017

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

The Values Proposition: Strengthening Sport in Canada

Canada is a great sporting nation, but we need values-based sport to prevent unethical practices from undermining the integrity of sport. Concrete actions must be taken by stakeholders in Canadian sport to make values-based sport the foundation of their policies and practices. This report outlines the game plan for government, media, corporations, philanthropists, educators, coaches and athletes.

Date: Wednesday March 13, 2019

October 6th, 2014 – At the Vanguard of Canadian Innovation: A Compilation of Co-op Case Studies

...a diversity of recent and enduring innovations across sectors and regions based on the following thematic pillars: innovation in business, community development, governance, sustainability, and technology. In addition to profiling...

Date: Sunday October 6, 2013

Current Projects

...created an independent space for these leaders to meet regularly to discuss governance and public policy. Check out our past research and you can see our current research projects here....

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

Jan. 20, 2014: Canada’s Evolving Internal Market: An agenda for a more cohesive economic union

...opportunities of AIT. The Symposium examined AIT governance, the absence of recent trade data, and best practices from internal and international agreements. This report presents the key issues raised during...

Date: Monday January 20, 2014

PPF Welcomes Five New Fellows

...knowledge of Indigenous issues linked to education, governance in the North and remote communities. · Glen Hodgson, economist and author. He brings deep pools of knowledge of economic policy and...

Date: Friday January 5, 2018

Online Culture Shift

Women engaged in political life benefit from using social media. But characteristics of these platforms—specifically ease of communication, high volume of interactions, and anonymity—can lead to negative outcomes including cyber-harassment and the spread of misinformation, disinformation and harmful gender tropes.

Date: Thursday August 29, 2019

Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit – Summary Report

PPF hosted Ontario's first Digital Inclusion Summit back in February. Now, the summary report is available with key takeaways from the event that sparked a larger conversation on making the internet work for all.

Date: Tuesday May 29, 2018

Testimonial Award | National

...distinguished leaders who have made outstanding contributions to the quality of public policy and good governance. More than 110 outstanding Canadian men and women have been honoured since 1988.  ...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

The expanding mandate of the Ontario Ombudsman: final report

Transparency, accountability, and fair administrative processes are hallmarks of effective governance systems. The Office of the Ontario Ombudsman ensures that provincial government and public sector bodies develop and observe these...

Date: Tuesday June 28, 2016

Learning to Change: Worker Resilience and Adaptability

What does it mean to be adaptable and resilient as a worker, in the face of radical changes to work? With a focus on Alberta, emerging leaders from the Banff Forum and the City of Edmonton discussed policy lessons and policy solutions to prepare individuals and employers for workforce change.

Date: Monday September 23, 2019

Speer and Asselin: How Canada can compete in the intangibles economy

The rise of the intangible economy requires us to re-evaluate, refine and reorient how we think about economic policy and aim to position Canada to compete in a new market dynamic. The stakes are high. We need to make the right choices today if we want to thrive in an era of intangibles. And some of these decisions challenge decades of conventional wisdom.

Date: Sunday April 7, 2019

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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