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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


Patching Our Digital Future Is Unsustainable and Dangerous

Our Lives on the Land by Christia Belcourt

Environmental Challenges on Indigenous Lands

This July, executives from Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple are scheduled to testify at a hotly anticipated antitrust hearing before the US House Judiciary Committee. (Shutterstock)

Is a Big Tech Breakup Coming Soon? Don't Hold Your Breath

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

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What Is a Climate Response Measure? Breaking the Trade Taboo in Confronting Climate Change

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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.

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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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