Rebirthing an Indigenous Economy

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Why It Matters

Canadian Indigenous people are systemically excluded from the economy, often lacking resources needed to generate opportunity and wealth. With reconciliation on the forefront of everyone’s minds, now is the perfect time to reimagine inclusion in the Canadian economy.

Shifting the Power in Remote Communities

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Why It Matters

Clean air, energy democracy, and renewable sources are all vital to sustainable development and reconciliation. The key to change is understanding local context, while putting power—literally and figuratively—in local hands. It’s a system change that allows for environmental, social, and economic good.

Is Canada The Modern World’s Most Successfully Diverse Country?

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Why It Matters

The world is looking for leadership in this fragile time and our culture of modesty isn't helping move the global yardstick of multiculturalism forward. Social impact leaders have a pivotal role to help Canada break out of its audacity shell and craft multiculturalism 2.0.

An 'Unofficial' Canada 150 Project Gave us a Glimpse into the Future of Citizenship

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Why It Matters

Peter MacLeod, principal and founder of MASS LBP, Canada’s home for democratic innovation, on how milestones like the 150th can teach us not-so-obvious things that help us unleash our social imagination in order to address some of the country's most pressing challenges.

Collective Intelligence can Unleash a New Type of Knowledge Mobilization

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Why It Matters

The world is about to experience a massive rewiring of the human-data-machine relationship. Collective intelligence, a new fast-growing field can contribute to recasting knowledge access and mobilization for change.

Crafting Multiculturalism 2.0

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Why It Matters

Humility as Canada's brand in the international community served us well in the last 50 years but given what's at stake globally in the next 50, Canada's social impact leaders must step up and be loud about our strengths as the modern world's most successfully diverse country.