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It's Time to Fix the Broken Refugee System


Why the $125-billion Stimulus Fund Must Include Digital Infrastructure

  • Neil Desai
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Revitalizing Canada’s Indigenous Constitution

Latest Publications

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Designing Digital Freedom: A Human Rights Agenda for Internet Governance

  • Global Commission on Internet Governance
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Advancing Sustainable Energy in Ontario: The Case of Regional Renewable Energy Cooperatives

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Can Canada Step into the Breach? Addressing Climate-related Financial Risk and Growing Green Finance


Upcoming Events

23 Jun

Blockchain ClimateCup Roundtable

Friday June 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto, Canada
27 Jun

The G20 and the Global Environment, Climate and Energy

Tuesday June 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Bavarian School of Public Policy, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
28 Jun

CIGI at the European Financial Management Association Annual Meetings

Wednesday June 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM
Athens, Greece

From Our Partners

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Balsillie School of International Affairs

The Balsillie School of International Affairs (BSIA) is an institute for advanced research, education, and outreach in the fields of global governance and international public policy.


What to Expect From Finland’s Arctic Council Leadership

Technological know-how, post-secondary education and weather forecasting are all priorities for the Nordic nation as it assumes the chair of the council.


How do Gender Approaches Contribute to Climate Compatible Development?

Lessons from Kenya.


150 Years of Canadian Foreign Policy

On July 1, Canada celebrates 150 years of nationhood. How has Canada's foreign policy changed over time?



The New New Deal

Globalization has fallen into disrepute; the myth of the prosperity and happiness-generating  free market has been dispelled. A visionary concept that provides guidance and direction is required now.


One Internet

Half of the world’s population now uses the Internet to connect, communicate and interact. But basic access to the Internet is under threat, the technology that underpins it is increasingly unstable and a growing number of people don’t trust it to be secure