News & Updates

Century Initiative Statement Regarding the Federal Government’s Economic Update

TORONTO, July 08, 2020 – The Century Initiative issued the following statement in response ...

Creating the country we want for future generations: National Post

Century Initiative CEO Lisa Lalande and Board Chair Mark Wiseman highlight the need for ...

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Welcoming our New CEO: Lisa Lalande

The Century Initiative is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Lalande to Chief ...

Report: Scaling international education

The direct benefits of international education for Canadian post-secondary institutions and communities are well-known. ...

Future Forward: How Newcomers will Shape and Influence Canada

YMCA Annual General Meeting. Century Initiative was pleased to take part in the YMCA’s ...

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Canada needs a lot more people, and soon: Policy Options

Jasmine Gill describes how Canada’s aging population will bring problems within a decade if ...

Century Initiative Report Launch Dinner in Toronto

Century Initiative was excited to host the first event launching its new report For ...

Century Initiative Report Launch in Montreal

Century Initiative was pleased to host an expert roundtable on immigrant integration, in partnership ...

For a Bigger, Bolder Canada: A Century Initiative Dialogue

Century Initiative was delighted to partner with the Simon Fraser University Morris J. Wosk ...

Making Canada 100 million strong: Business in Vancouver

Jasmine Gill, the director of policy and programs with the Century Initiative, joins BIV ...

A minority government can set the stage for a nation-building vision: Doug Saunders

Doug Saunders calls on Canadians, and the Canadian government, to set sights further and ...

Business Council CEO discusses immigration need in Canada

President and CEO of the Business Council of Canada Goldy Hyder joins CPAC’s Peter ...

Press Release: New Report Outlines 10 Key Actions To Ensure Long-Term Prosperity for Canada

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2019 – Today, Century Initiative is launching its inaugural report, For a Bigger, Bolder ...

Task Force on Canada’s Economic Future.

Century Initiative has joined the Business Council of Canada’s Task Force on Canada’s Economic ...

Century Initiative at the International Metropolis Conference

The Promise of Migration, Inclusion, Economic Growth and Global Cooperation. On June 25, 2019, ...

The world’s best immigration system in 2030

What will it take for Canada to have the world’s best immigration system in ...

Rotman Panel Discussion: Building a Bigger, Bolder Economy

On Monday, April 15 Century Initiative hosted a panel discussion featuring diverse perspectives on our ...

Doing Immigration Differently

Century Initiative is proud to have participated in the 21st National Metropolis Conference in ...

What can Canada accomplish in the next century?

A birthday wish list for The Globe and Mail, Mark D. Wiseman It’s been ...

Global News: Canada’s population needs to be 100 million by 2100

Radio Canada Radio Interview with Jasmine Gill on Canada’s population needs to be 100 ...

CBC Radio: 100 Million by 2100

Radio Canada International Interview with Goldy Hyder on 100 Million by 2100. Click here ...

Economic Growth and Prosperity: How Immigration Benefits the Middle Class

Minister Hussen has been the driving force of an ambitious immigration plan to ensure that ...

Walrus Talks

Walrus Talk: Disruption

Shari Austin, CEO of Century Initiative spoke about the disruption needed to create a ...

CBC: Canada’s population needs to be 100 million by 2100

‘It’s a big, audacious goal.’-Shari Austin Shari Austin talks with CBC Sunday Edition about ...