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...House of Commons writ large is still only 26 percent women. And 13.6 percent of members are visible minorities, compared to 19 percent across Canada. Indigenous peoples make up three...
Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017
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 is Dean of Land Based Education, Research and Innovation and Founder, Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning. As a PPF fellow, she brings her knowledge of Indigenous...
Date: Friday January 12, 2018
...Commission Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Department for Women and Gender Equality Elections Canada Environment and Climate Change Canada Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario Finance Canada Fisheries...
Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017
...all levels of government and the public service, the private sector, labour, post-secondary institutions, NGOs and Indigenous groups to improve policy outcomes for Canadians. As a non-partisan, member-based organization, we...
Date: Thursday March 22, 2018
...and Policy Development, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, where he was responsible for leading the development of the Federal Framework for Aboriginal Economic Development and innovative policy, program and legislative...
Date: Friday February 16, 2018
...age of disruption The changing nature of work Indigenous growth and governance How we choose our projects We determine our research agenda. Some arise from ongoing dialogue with our members...
Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017
...aids or are referred to doctors for medical and surgical intervention. This model is also being brought back to help Canada’s northern Indigenous communities. Studies show 30 percent of Inuit...
Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017
...in respect of indigenous peoples. We are always aspiring to be better and we want China to be better too. We can share from our own experiences, for example on...
Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017
...on Indigenous issues. Rosemary Barton, co-anchor of CBC’s flagship news program, The National, will host the event. After the Testimonial Dinner, guests are invited to attend the ‘Wonk Prom,’ the...
Date: Monday April 9, 2018
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
In this first edition of our Brave New Work Newsletter: A new report on the strengths and weaknesses of Canada's training systems, what Canada’s associations see trending in the future of work, and students imagine how Canadians would learn if universities and colleges no longer existed.
Date: Monday April 1, 2019
The rise of harmful speech online is a threat to Canada’s democracy. This report outlines how governments and digital platform companies can better address hate and harassment, including the creation of a Moderation Standards Council.
Date: Thursday November 8, 2018
...and the public service, the private sector, Indigenous groups, labour, post-secondary institutions and NGOs to improve policy outcomes for Canadians. As a non-partisan, member-based organization, we work from “inclusion to...
Date: Friday November 17, 2017
This report examines six broad recommendations that emerged from the discussions that could form the basis of a practical, multi-stakeholder response: modernize the federal-First Nations fiscal relationship; improve First Nation governance processes and capabilities; invest in First Nations' education and training; foster and support regional cooperation to create a more attractive investment climate; strengthen Aboriginal Financial Institutions; and improve financial literacy and education opportunities.
Date: Wednesday February 17, 2016