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08/2017 Blog Archives

  • August 28, 2017

    Guest Writers, Public Policy, Public Policy

    Jason Goertzen

    Did you know that we can tell how many eggs are produced and how many asphalt roofing tiles are manufactured each month in Canada, but we don’t know how many charities and nonprofits there are?  Unfortunately, knowledge about the composition and impact of the Canada’s ‘third sector’ has declined...

  • August 28, 2017

    Guest Writers, Public Policy

    Andy Horsnell

    The Department of Employment and Social Development Canada has recently launched its Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy Steering Group. This is an exciting time for the sector, as the group gears up for a year of consultation and planning for what will eventually be a national ...

  • August 15, 2017

    Guest Writers, Sector Research, Marketing Communications

    Julia Rim Shepard

    It’s not a surprise that organizations who engage key audiences in meaningful ways benefit from greater commitment and trust. True public engagement occurs when stakeholders’ views and concerns are used to help an organization make better decisions in conducting business. But how do we do it...

  • August 8, 2017

    Public Policy, Sector Research, Public Policy

    Brittany Fritsch

    Our society has big choices to make on some significant issues. Indigenous reconciliation, environmental sustainability, the refugee crisis, and economic inequality raise questions of immense importance. How we choose to respond to these issues today will define our country and impact generations...

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