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Public Administration

Organizations, Associations, & Centres

Think Tank Search Tool
Custom search of global think tanks.
And a list of major organizations and interest groups.

Reports, studies and webinars on Canadian economic trends, organizational management and performance and public policy issues.

Council of Canadian Academies (CCA)
convenes the best experts in their respective fields to assess the evidence on complex scientific topics of public interest to inform decision-making in Canada

‚ÄčSocial sector research from a variety of U.S. organization via the Foundation Center. 
Social Research and Demonstration Corporation (SRDC)
a Canadian non-profit research organization, created to develop, field test, and evaluate new programs

Public Administration Organizations

Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) 

OECD Public Governance  

Observatory of Public Sector Innovation (OECD) 

United Nations Online Network in Public Administration and Finance (UNPAN)
"The immediate objective of UNPAN is: to establish an internet-based network linking the regional and national institutions devoted to public administration and finance online for information exchange, experience sharing and on-the-job training in the area of public sector policy and management."

Featured Database

  • Policy Commons
    Policy Commons offers access to the latest research from policy experts, think tanks, IGO’s and NGO’s.

current reports

Canadian Urban Institute
The State of Canada's Cities Report
November 30, 2023