Canada Beyond 150

Canada Beyond 150

Policy for a diverse and inclusive future
Championed by the Privy Council Office and delivered by Policy Horizons Canada

Launching Canada Beyond 150

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A Precarious Balance: Technology and Wellbeing in a Changing World


If digital technologies bring us closer, do they conversely run the risk of forcing us further apart?

Employing a Social Determinants of Health and Wellbeing lens, our group has explored this question in interviews with academics, NGO’s and government officials. Though new technology and profound socioeconomic changes occurring in parallel may be cause for concern, the news isn’t all bad.

“A salient point for me is the notion of belonging. As an immigrant to Canada and a person with a disability, I’ve thought a lot about questions of rootedness and connection.”

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About Canada Beyond 150

Canada Beyond 150: Policy for a diverse and inclusive future will convene a Canada-wide group of new public servants working in various capacities to participate in a ten-month professional development program designed to support leadership, and skills development, as well as drive culture shift across the public service.

Participants will experiment with new approaches and tools to support open policy making. They will share what they learn with colleagues across the public service.


Applications are now closed.

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