2019 High Ground: Centre for Civic Governance Forum

The Columbia Institute’s Centre for Civic Governance held its annual Centre for Civic Governance Forum in Harrison Hot Springs from Friday, March 29 to Saturday, March 30. The theme of the 2019 event was “High Ground: Rising to the Challenge.

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Conference Opening

Poverty Reduction and Income Inequality in BC

Child Care: Next Steps in Growing the Public System

Planning for BC’s Natural Hazards

Leveraging Research and Digital Technology to Increase Citizen Engagement

We’ve had the Katowice Climate Talks, Now What?

The Opioid Crisis: What You Need to Know

Jobs for Tomorrow and Net Zero Emissions

Food Security 

Budgeting 101 

About Centre for Civic Governance

The Centre for Civic Governance works to support community leadership meeting today’s social and environmental challenges: climate change, Canada’s increasing equity gap, and shifting social trends. At the Centre for Civic Governance, our goal is to strengthen Canadian communities through sharing best practices, providing tools for locally elected leaders, and progressive policy analysis. We strive to provide knowledge and information to make real and positive social change.