Whole of government, revisited?
Innovation isn’t an end in itself for the Government of Canada. And as significant as it is, economic growth shouldn’t be the only measure of success for its innovation policy. Innovation should be encouraged because it can help build a better Canada, and a better world.
Canada’s new 'Innovation Strategy,' led by Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains, will require a much broader institutional shift, and mechanisms to align it with many other strategies and agendas, writes Paul Heidebrecht. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright