News & Updates

Want to build a better Canada?

Tell us what you think. Compare your views to other Canadians. Understand the facts. ...

How Canada’s liberal immigration policy works—and why it could be a success here too

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau turns up at the airport to greet refugees as “new ...

Growth Summit II: Immigrants aren’t job killers, they’re job creators

Kate Subak, Executive Director, Century Initiative, joins panelists Jennifer Keesmaat, Chief Planner, City of ...

March 2017 Quarterly Meeting

A meeting to convene Century Initiative contributors and advisors for a review of our ...

December 2016 Quarterly Meeting

A meeting to convene Century Initiative contributors and advisors for a review of our ...

city roads

We must maintain an aggressive immigration policy: Sears

Robin V. Sears makes a compelling case for maintaining high immigration levels in Canada, ...

crowd of people walking on Bay street in Toronto

Century Initiative debates immigration on CBC’s Ottawa Morning

Century Initiative’s co-founder Goldy Hyder debates immigration levels and challenges Canada to act now ...

globe

Andrew Coyne: Increased immigration is good for Canada — and the reasons aren’t only economic

Increased immigration is good for Canada – and the reasons aren’t only economic More ...

Leaves

Century Initiative on Ottawa Today

Century Initiative co-founder Goldy Hyder discusses how we create a bigger, better Canada for ...

Finance Minister’s key advisers want 100M Canadians by 2100

Andy Blatchford on how the Century Initiative came to be, and how “opening Canada’s ...

Fall Tree

Terence Corcoran: 100 million Canadians? We could only hope

Terence Corcoran: 100 million Canadians? We could only hope 100,000,000 Canadians by 2100! A ...

Breaking News: Growth Council calls for immigration levels of 450,000 per year

Tasked with uncovering bold ideas to stimulate the Canadian economy, the Growth Council — ...

Canada Club 150 Panel and Century Initiative launch

Canada 150 Series Century Initiative Panel – Moderated by Elena Cherney with Dominic Barton, ...

CBC: Aging Canada

Century Initiative co-founder Mark Wiseman discusses why Canada needs more people on CBC’s, On ...

Immigration: How a Bigger Canada Benefits Us All

Canada is an exceptional place to live, work and raise a family. Our stability ...

Why Canada Needs More People – Canada 150 Series, Century Initiative Panel

Watch the fifth instalment of the Canadian Club of Canada’s 150 Series, exploring how we ...

A Strategic Moment for Canada

At a time when the world is riven by sectarian conflict, violence, and intolerance, ...

Press Release: Canada Needs a Population of 100 Million by 2100

TORONTO, October 6, 2016 – Canada needs to increase its population by the end ...

How Immigrants Create Jobs

The article Debunking the Myth of the Job-Stealing Immigrant by Adam Davidson appeared in ...

Canada must learn to scale up to turn innovators into employers

You won’t find many Canadians cheering the global slowdown in commodities. But amid the ...

Canadian City

A Long-term View of Canada’s Demographics

The Conference Board of Canada (CBOC) recently released a report, A Long-term View of ...