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What Now? | A future for the Canada Health Transfer

WHAT NOW? | Canada Health Transfer: Background and future

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The Future of Work and Learning Brief | Issue 09

The Future of Work and Learning Brief | Issue 09

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Op-ed | Canada's 5G skills race

OP-ED | Canada needs to skill up in the race to 5G

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China Brief | Edition 068: Round up on Roundup...

China Brief | Edition 068: Roundup, bubble tea and other trade woes, New Zealand’s China challenge and how to move on diversification

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CWF 50th Anniversary

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Our story begins with a deep sense of purpose: Together, we are better

Fifty years ago, the Canada West Foundation was established by thoughtful Canadians from across the West and across political perspectives with a shared goal to amplify the West’s distinct voice, and in turn, help build a stronger Canada.

We invite you to join us as we celebrate the Canada West Foundation’s 50th anniversary.

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China’s Latest Five-Year Plan: Insights for Western Canadian Trade
A One-Week Virtual Symposium | May 10-13, 2021

This Five-Year Plan online symposium is an opportunity for those in Western Canada who trade with China or are affected by trade with China, as well as the institutions that work with these businesses, to dive into China’s 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025). The symposium provides an introduction to China’s latest FYP and how it affects specific sectors of interest to Western Canada, as well as insights on how businesses can use this information.

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