Resources: Public Policy and Programs

Many of the difficulties (and half-baked solutions) which beset indigenous peoples in the South Pacific may sound familiar to North Americans active... June 30, 2011
The Pembina Institute uses highly innovative research, education, consulting, and advocacy to help First Nations and municipal governments shape... February 21, 2011
It is essential that we in Canada take a more results-based approach to Aboriginal economic development. It will create a strategic level of... February 17, 2011
Amidst the rising acrimony over how we expect to feed ourselves in the next 50 years, three main schools of thought and strategy emerge. Two remain... February 17, 2011
Sherri Torjman of the Caledon Institute launches a new column with a reminder that community-based economic development must work in concert with... June 30, 2011
Human Resources & Skills Development Canada (HRSDC) has gone off the deep end. Since the so-called "Billion Dollar Boondoggle" back in 2000-01,... July 02, 2011
Six of the most influential of the case studies and issue papers first published by the Economic Council of Canada, concluded by Brodhead and... July 11, 2011
Practical yet comprehensive in orientation, rooted in practice yet at the same time providing a critical link to key policy issues, this book has... February 15, 2011
Practical yet comprehensive in orientation, rooted in practice yet at the same time providing a critical link to key policy issues, this book has... February 25, 2011
At times like these, it is easy to focus on the mechanics of the transfer and immediate relationships rather than on the goal of increased community... July 01, 2011