Daily Archives: February 18, 2008


Climate Change Policy Inventory

The Canada West Foundation has released a report designed to provide background information about what is currently being done in Canada to address climate change. The report provides a summary of different policy initiatives at the provincial and national level, including cap and trade systems, carbon sinks, carbon tax, alternative energy investments, public transportation developments, and idling READ MORE


Leadership Matters: A Governance Forum for Local Leaders in Ontario – May 9 & 10, 2008

Last June, "Sustainable Communities", the first annual Centre for Civic Governance Forum, brought together mayors, councillors and school board trustees from every region across Ontario to discuss key issues. Participants gave the Forum high marks calling it “brilliant”, “fantastic” and “the best I’ve seen in years”. Now Columbia Institute’s Centre for Civic Governance is offering READ MORE