Search Organizations (English): Public policy

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International Institute for Sustainable Development

The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is a Canadian-based, public policy research institute that has a long history of conducting cutting-edge research into sustainable development.

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National Public Relations
Institute for Women's Policy Research

Forms a public policy research organization dedicated to informing and stimulating the debate on public policy issues of critical importance to women and their families in the United States. Focuses on issues of poverty and welfare, employment and earnings, work and family issues, the economic and social aspects of health and safety, and women's civic and political participation.

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Projet Les femmes et les politiques publiques

The Women in Public Policy initiative started as a research project in Nova Scotia involving 126 women involved in trying to make public policy changes. The second phase of WIPP was a national workshop involving over 100 community-based women, researchers and government employees working toward the same end. They are now seeking to evaluate how their efforts to affect public policy (1) are being assisted by Steps Toward a Credible and Inclusive Public Policy Process, and (2) are affecting our organizations.

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Canadian Policy Research Networks
Works to create knowledge and lead public debate on social and economic issues important to the well-being of Canadians. (See Details)
Caledon Institute of Social Policy
Does rigorous, high-quality research and analysis. Seeks to inform and influence public opinion and to foster public discussion on poverty and social policy. Develops and promotes concrete, practicable proposals for the reform of social programs at all levels of government and of social benefits provided by employers and the voluntary sector. (See Details)