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.

The Institute on Governance Celebrates International Women’s Day

March 8, 2018

The Institute on Governance (IOG) is celebrating International Women’s Day and the successes the year has brought with respect to gender equality. "The IOG is committed to advancing good governance – and gender equality is critical in that...

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What’s Next for ELP 16 Graduates?

March 7, 2018

On February 21st and 22nd, the sixteenth cohort of the Institute on Governance’s Executive Leadership Program had their final session in the year-long program. The focus was on what’s next for them and for the public service.   In the...

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Budget 2018: An agenda for good governance?

March 6, 2018

The federal budget has been principally framed in terms of feminist issues and building on the policy fundamentals of economic growth. As a mid-term budget, the meaningful integration of specific announcements into an overarching theme or...

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ELP 18 Explores the Canadian Parliamentary System and a Citizen-centred Service Delivery Mindset

February 21, 2018

The eighteenth cohort of the IOG’s Executive Leadership Program last week sought to understand the history, institutions and structures of the Canadian Parliamentary system and how it interacts with federal, provincial, municipal, and...

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Collaborating in a Complex Environment

February 13, 2018

As part of the Executive Leadership Program, last week's session with cohort 17 looked at the scope and challenges of public sector leadership, specifically on collaborating in a complex environment.   In the evening, we heard from...

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ELP 18 Explores Public Sector Leadership in an Age of Disruption

January 26, 2018

As part of the Executive Leadership Program, this week's session with cohort 18 explored how public servant leaders can prepare for future trends in society and lead in an age of disruption. Dr. Kenton White, Chief Data Scientist from...

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