“We’re thrilled to welcome President Obama back to Canada 2020’s stage in our nation’s capital. President Obama is a generation-defining political leader, and an inspiration to millions around the world. Canada 2020 is thrilled to help spread his message of civic engagement, community leadership and tolerance.
Since 1867, only 12 women have served as either premier or prime minister in Canada. There have, in fact, been more than three times as many First Ministers named John than there have been women. Furthermore, when women have served in Canada’s senior-most political roles, they do so in more challenging circumstances, serve roughly half as long as their male counterparts, and when they stand for re-election, they lose.
Host Alex Paterson is joined by Michael Landsberg, veteran sports journalist and current host of First Up with Landsberg and Colaiacovo and former host of Off the Record on TSN. The two discuss Landsberg’s experiences with mental illness, his dedication to the cause, and why he chooses to speak out, not just on Bell Let’s Talk day, but every day.
CANADA 2020 announces that David McInnes will be joining the organization as a Senior Fellow. David is leading The Canada Food Brand Project, a new collaborative research initiative aimed at giving policymakers, industry leaders and stakeholders the tools they need to seize Canada’s agri-food potential.
Canada 2020 is hiring a Junior Producer to join the Canada 2020 team in Ottawa, Ontario on a two-year contract. The 2020 Network launched in June, 2018 with daily shows focused on current affairs, policy issues, and arts and culture. The network is an extension of Canada 2020’s mandate as a convener and curator of interesting ideas, presented […]
On December 13th 2018, Canada 2020 hosted Anatomy of a Deal, a conversation about the recent $40 Billion LNG Canada investment – the single-largest private sector investment in Canadian history. This half day conference held in Ottawa brought together an All Star cast of presenters dealing with how this project came to fruition, and the nature […]
Applications are now open for the 2019 Internship Program at Canada 2020. This is a paid internship, beginning February 2018 for a minimum period of 12 weeks. You will be working with the Canada 2020 team in our Ottawa offices on a series of projects, events and original research…