How to stop smart cities from becoming surveillance cities

Urban officials dream of a future of “smart cities” that use...

Immigration 2.0: What Role Will Cities Play?

Canada’s international reputation for welcoming and integrating newcomers is unparalleled. At...

The Phoenix pay system debacle

In the spring of 2018, the Auditor General of Canada, Michael...

Human-centred design: the challenge of putting people back into policy

Most people go into public service because they want to improve...

The effects of global population shifts and how it may be a good news story for Canada

Studies have shown that the global population will begin to decline,...

From Policy Maker to Change Maker

From research to policy implementation, Canadian public servants possess the knowledge...