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Renting Space at Canada 2020 HQ in Ottawa

Canada 2020’s Head Office is located downtown Ottawa, steps away from Parliament Hill. Our collaborative office and convening space is available for rent, and is ideal for: Board meetings Debates or panel discussions Networking events Co-working office space Breakfast or luncheon events Workshops Recording sessions + more Rental inquiries can be sent to carolyn@canada2020.ca. Our […]

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Final Report from the Canada Food Brand Project

Le rapport final est aussi disponsible en français. Many people across Canada’s agri-food system passionately believe that the country can generate economic opportunities and deliver societal benefits from aspiring to be the planet’s most trusted and sustainable food leader.[i] Deciding how to achieve this ambition is the issue. Over the past 12 months, Canada 2020 […]

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Open to Debate: You’ve voted. Now what?

On this election campaign special, we discuss one of Canada’s closest races ever -and what you should expect in the days, weeks, and months to come. For episode 5 of Open to Debate, David Moscrop talks with Shannon Proudfoot, a journalist with Maclean’s, about the performances of each party so far, minority and majority parliaments, voter […]

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2020 Live #19: Combating foreign interference

On September 12, 2019, Canada 2020 held a public event to discuss the challenges facing Canadians ahead of the 2019 federal election. In this episode, you’ll hear a panel discussion covering the issue of foreign interference, and the threat it poses to Canada. Panelists include Richard Fadden, former National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister […]

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2020 Live #18: Combating misinformation ahead of #elxn43

How can we work together to stop the spread of misinformation? On September 12th, 2019, Canada 2020 held a public event to discuss the spread and impact of misinformation, and the challenges facing Canadians ahead of the 2019 federal election. In this episode you’ll hear a panel discussion with Kate Gibbs, the Executive Director of […]

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Open to Debate: Do we need prisons?

For years, researchers, activists, and both current and former prisoners have asked “Do we need prisons?” The state of correctional services in Canada and around the world–and the disparity between the theory of corrections and its practice–make this a timely and important question that reflects concerns about justice, equity, dignity, and decency. In episode 3 […]

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Open to Debate: Can we manage the climate crisis?

Climate change is the most significant threat to humankind in recorded history. Despite increasingly alarming warnings that our way of life is unsustainable—and driving us towards potential ruin—we resist the reforms necessary to save ourselves, opting instead for half-measures that seem to be too little, too late. Can we manage the climate crisis?

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