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The Territory of Nunavut at 20

March 4, 2019

Author: Catherine Waters, Learning Lab Manager April 1 of this year, now less than a month away, marks an important date in Canada’s history and nation-building project. On that day, the Territory of Nunavut will turn 20 years of age, and,...

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ELP is in the 'How' of Everyday - An alumni shares her Experiences with the IOGs Executive Leadership Program

March 4, 2019

Author: Rebecca Hollett, Marketing and CommunicationsFourth Quarter is often when employees in the federal public service turn their thoughts to that of continued education, and the IOG’s Executive Leadership Program plays an important...

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Youth and Civil Society in Iraq

March 4, 2019

Author: Mike Fleet, Senior Researcher There is something interesting happening in Iraq, and if you’re not paying attention to it then you are going to fundamentally misunderstand the country in 10 years. Right now, from Baghdad to Mosul,...

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Leadership in Government: A Change in Thinking

March 4, 2019

Author: Toby Fyfe, President Context As a federal public servant, you are part of an elite. You have an interesting job, steady pay (mostly) and a good pension. But increasingly it must seem that you are working and living in a messed-up...

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Improving the Lives of the Most Vulnerable Through International Development: An Interview with Federal Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau

March 4, 2019

Author: Jaclyn Legge, Social Media Coordinator and Communications StudentInterviewer: The Hon. Marie-P. Charette-Poulin, Senior Project Manager The following interview with Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau was conducted by the IOG’s Hon. Marie...

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Roundtable on Traditional Indigenous Knowledge and Western Scientific Knowledge

March 4, 2019

Author: Rhonda Moore, Science and Innovation The Government of Canada has committed to a renewed relationship with Indigenous Peoples “based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation and partnership.” The Government of Canada has...

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