The Impact and Innovation Unit is using behavioural science to understand Canadians by focusing on the end goal instead of the process.
Rodney Ghali, assistant secretary to the cabinet, left, and Elizabeth Hardy, senior lead of behavioural insights, at the Impact and Innovation Unit, pictured on Dec. 8, say the unit is helping the government deliver more citizen-centric policy. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Young women are not sure they can successfully complete basic training when they consider a career in the Canadian Armed Forces, and think they are committing for life, says Elizabeth Hardy.
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While the conditions for Liberal longevity might not have been ripe, Liberal strategist Charles Bird says late former prime minister John Turner came to the leadership when 'he was already something of a living legend.'
'Writing this book has brought me close to Canadians and the wonder of our national diversity. This prize is the icing on the amazing cake that has been my life': former Supreme Court chief justice Beverley McLachlin.
If Joe Biden wins the U.S. presidency, he will be constrained in the use of unilateral tariffs, say experts, while Donald Trump's re-election may leave Canada once again targeted by national security tariffs.
The Standing Orders have to be amended to allow MPs to vote remotely, and according to Bloc deputy House leader Christine Normandin, there’s agreement among parties for those changes to be made temporary.