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Budget gives go-ahead, and more details, for journalism funding

The federal government has followed through on its promise to support journalism over the next five years with three programs first unveiled in the fall economic statement.

Date: Tuesday March 19, 2019

David Johnston on innovation culture

...The Indigenous population, he noted, was not seeing opportunities like the rest of Canada. “We don’t share our stories” Part of the problem fostering his “culture of innovation” was that...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016

How Canada can create a culture of innovation 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

Canada as an Agri-Food Powerhouse

...We heard concerns about staff turnover impacting government capacity. We heard frustration about new front-of-package labelling rules and about carbon pricing. We heard about the need to better engage Indigenous...

Date: Thursday April 20, 2017


...for what instead of coordinating to ensure accountability and good governance. Indigenous governments are a further actor in this complex mix. The taxpayer almost invariably is called upon to fund...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

Canada Growth Summit: The key recommendations

...and retain skilled talent by creating a more responsive immigration system. • Expand the contributions of Indigenous peoples through education and partnerships.• Build a competitive workforce by adopting a broader...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016

The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...their career arc; we must do more to position and celebrate Canada as a tech hub. In the long-term, Canada should move to improve social mobility, particularly for Indigenous communities....

Date: Friday December 16, 2016

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

Work in Progress – Task Force 2 Final Report

How do we prepare Canada’s workforce to lead in the global clean energy sector?

Date: Thursday March 8, 2018

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

Three ways to reduce anxiety about the future of work

Rapid change in how we work can stoke fears of a jobless future, but these key policy changes can help turn anxiety into opportunity.

Date: Thursday January 24, 2019

Pathways to Sustainable Access to Innovative Medicines for Canadians

This report is the culmination of a project that engaged Canadians in roundtable discussions about access barriers, the role of real-world evidence in system improvement, and how to move the healthcare system forward. Participants’ recommendations on reducing barriers to access, strengthening data and evidence and finding balance in our healthcare system.

Date: Friday April 20, 2018

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