Policy 2: Policy-making in a Changing Environment - Institute on Governance

Policy 2: Policy-making in a Changing Environment


Build on your existing policy analysis skills with a comprehensive overview on how to generate a broad range of policy options to address new or existing policy challenges in a changing environment.

$390

Course Description

  • As a practiced Policy Analyst, you understand the importance of good policy advice in your work. In Policy 2: Policy-making in a Changing Environment, we will help you take your policy-making skills to the next level so that you can better navigate the complex policy landscape to create the conditions for success.
  • We will support you and your understanding of the range of challenges facing policy analysts and the emerging skills and new competencies required for you to succeed.
  • Our experienced facilitators will lead you through the importance of evidence-based analysis and will offer you, and give you time to practice, concrete strategies to deal with real-world pressures that can limit your ability to undertake such pressures.
  • At the end of this half-day webinar, you will better understand the use of political savvy and “reframing” strategies to better align your analysis with the government’s priority issues. You will have a comprehensive overview on how to generate a broad range of policy options to address new or existing policy challenges.
  • This webinar is the second in a 3-part suite that can be taken together or as stand-alone offerings. Policy 1: Reviewing the Fundamentals, Policy 2: Policy-making in a Changing Environment, and Policy 3: Behavioural “Nudge” Economics each build upon each other to help you craft the skills needed to succeed. Policy 2 targets more experienced policy analysts, managers and beginner analysts who have completed the foundational Policy 1: Reviewing the Fundamentals webinar.
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Learning Objectives:

  • You will expand on your learnings from Policy 1: Reviewing the Fundamentals or from your work experience. 
  • You will explore the range of challenges facing policy analysts and the emerging skills and new competencies required for success. 
  • You will learn about and practice the use of political savvy and “reframing” strategies to better align your analysis with the government’s priority issues 
  • You will learn how to and practice generating a broad range of policy options to address new or existing policy challenges. 

Bundle This Webinar:

This webinar is eligible to be bundled with two other webinars of your choice for a ‘buy 2, get 1 free’ price of $780. Our recommendation is to bundle Policy 1, Policy 2, and Policy 3; however, you can also choose to take advantage of our other recommended streams (Leadership; Policy: Government Essentials: Innovation) to choose your bundle or mix and match the webinars that best suit your needs. Upon registration, be sure to select the bundle option and then select your webinars. Contact us for support at 613-562-0090 or learningcentre@iog.ca. 


Customize This Webinar:

This webinar is eligible to be customized as a private offering for your team and organization. Contact us at learningcentre@iog.ca to discuss your needs. 


Group Discounts:

If you have more than two people attending, you may be eligible for a group discount. Contact us for details at 613-562-0090 or learningcentre@iog.ca. 

Instructors

Brad Graham

Vice President, Toronto

Expertise: Public Governance, Public Policy, Economics, Health, Finance, Urban Planning Degree(s): BA Economics, Dalhousie University Certification(s) & designation(s): Senior Fellow, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, University of Toronto Brad Graham is Vice President, Toronto, at the Institute on Governance (IOG) and a Senior Fellow at the Munk School of Global Affairs and […]

Francoise Ducros

Associate, Faculty

Francoise (Francie) Ducros retired from the federal Public Service in 2020 where she served as Assistant Secretary, Social and Cultural Programs for 4 years. Prior to that Francie served as Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy, and Assistant Deputy Minister, Education and Social Programs and Partnerships at the Department Affairs Aboriginal and Northern Affairs and Vice-President, […]


“I enjoyed the personal experience of the presenter, the collaborative exercises, and the efficient use of the presentation medium” 

Past webinar participant

“I thought the facilitator was terrific. She was very clear and obviously experienced and brought her experience to bear on the different points raised in the deck. She was an effective facilitator for the virtual environment.” 

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