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We have over 20 years experience exploring and developing approaches to responsible and responsive governance and public sector leadership in Canada and abroad. Our primary goal is to promote and share good practices, through research, advisory services and learning products. Learn more about our team.
Our Executive Leadership Program, leadership boot camps, day courses, and custom courses are designed to be safe spaces for dialogue and sharing ideas. They are informed by our research and advisory services, and developed, tested and taught by former senior public servants. Learn more about learning opportunities at the IOG.
We recognize the importance of connecting vision to strategy in a way that aligns internal service delivery with the evolving expectations of citizens. We bring both the first hand knowledge and passion required to improve the way public services are delivered to and accessed by citizens. Learn more about us.
“Characteristics of a Nation-to-Nation Relationship,” is a five-part dialogue series
For more information and to register for the series
The IOG is working on a three-year Iraq Fiscal Decentralisation and Resiliency-Building project funded by Global Affairs Canada
The Institute on Governance has partnered with the Environics Institute for Survey Research to gauge Canadians’ attitudes to public institutions in 2016.
ELP 15 started in September. Inter-Jurisdictional ELPs have been launched in Toronto and Halifax
Read our latest research.
The Institute on Governance was invited to contribute to workshops organized by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on Strengthening Costa Rica’s Centre of Government’s coordination capacity. The workshop, which took place in San José Costa Rica on February 6th and 7th, 2017 brought together senior officials from Costa Rica’s Presidencia (Ministry of the President), Hacienda (Ministry of the Interior) and MIDEPLAN (Ministry of Planning). The aim of the workshop was to launch a process leading to the… Read more