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Last year, google withdrew its participation from a project that used machine learning to improve surveillance and target identification by military drones. (Shutterstock)

Artificial Intelligence Needs an Ethics Framework

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in a media conference with European Council President Donald Tusk during an EU-Canada summit at the European Council. (AP Photo/Thierry Monasse)

Brexit's Impact Will Reach Overseas

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Canadian AI startups have a hard time competing with tech giants when it comes to data collection. (Communitech Photo/Meghan Thompson)

Canada's Nascent AI Sector Needs Data Standards to Thrive

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the IMF headquarters during the 2019 IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings on April 10, 2019 in Washington, DC. (IMF Staff Photograph/Stephen Jaffe)

Lagarde's Fight for the Rules-based Order

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Injecting Politics into Business-led Sustainability Innovation: New Data from Small Businesses in Canada

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World Trade Organization 2.0: Reforming Multilateral Trade Rules for the Digital Age

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Zimbabwe: Of protests, prayer and legacy
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Six Steps Canada Must Take to Win a UN Security Council Seat

With just over a year left before the vote, Canada needs to kick its campaign for a UNSC seat into high gear. 

Canada-India Track 1.5 Dialogue on Innovation, Growth and Prosperity

An Initiative by CIGI and Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations 

This three year initiative will explore areas for closer cooperation between Canada and India, and opportunities to work jointly on multilateral issues.


What Money Can't Buy

In six original episodes over six weeks, the Institute for New Economic Thinking explores what kind of society we truly are, and begins to define what kind of society we hope to be. 

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