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Latest news and updates on the important work the Institute on Governance is doing with our partners and clients, in Canada and around the world, to advance better governance in the public interest.

IOG Attends Inaugural Blockchain Research Institute Summit

November 16, 2017

The Blockchain Research Institute (BRI) – co-founded by father-and-son duo Don and Alex Tapscott – kicked off the inaugural two-day member summit in Toronto on November 8, 2017, which brought together luminaries in the field to discuss the...

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Become a Certified Program Manager

November 14, 2017

The IOG is launching a unique 12-day course that responds to the need of public sector executives, program managers and senior officers to master the tools they need in the ever-expanding government program management domain. The course...

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IOG launches second Inter-Jurisdictional Executive Leadership Program in Halifax this week

November 14, 2017

This week the Institute on Governance launches its second Inter-Jurisdictional Executive Leadership Program in Halifax. This ambitious 11-month commitment has as a goal to bring participants from three levels of government together to...

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Indigenous Workforce Survey

November 10, 2017

As Canada seeks to reconcile and renew its nation-to-nation relationship with Indigenous peoples, the importance of having Indigenous employees in the federal workplace cannot be under estimated – particularly within those departments that...

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IOG Executive Leadership Program Hosts Siim Sikkut, Estonia's Chief Information Officer

November 2, 2017

Estonia's Chief Information Officer, Siim Sikkut, spoke to participants in the IOG Executive Leadership Program on the topic of What's Next for e-Government. His wide-ranging talk drew on his experiences in Estonia's government and his...

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Cohort 18 of Executive Leadership Program launched

October 16, 2017

This month, the IOG launched the 18th cohort of its unique public service Executive Leadership Program. For public service leaders, there is good news – public servants are members of an elite that politicians and voters love to hate....

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