EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Carrothers, Dr. A.W.R.
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Four major issues facing Canada and the rest of the world: population, food, energy, and the environment. Questions to consider for the future. Challenges of identifying possible areas of change, determining how much change is within our control, and deciding what choices we want to make. The Institute for Research on Public Policy. Purpose: to illuminate the routes available to Canada's decision-makers in the years ahead. The Institute must be both independent and innovative to reach its goals. Mandate is to improve the basis for informed choice and decision by the public of Canada and its elected representatives. Lack of awareness of the Institute. Activities of the Institute. A description of the Institute's projects and studies. Plans for future activities. Criteria used in the selection of research projects by the Institute. A review of the people involved of the Institute. The necessity to preserve intellectual freedom.