Upcoming JSGS Events

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JSGS Supported Event
Public Forum on Electoral Reform

The forum will take the form of a debate between four electoral systems: (1) first-past-the-post (FPTP); (2) alternative vote (AV); (3) mixed-member proportional (MMP); (4) small district open list proportional representation (SOP).

October 20, 2016
5:30 – 7:30 pm


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Please note, seating is limited so those interested in attending are encouraged to register.  The JSGS and the University of Regina’s Department of Politics and International Studies are pleased to host this event.

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 JSGS Public Lecture
Canada’s Arctic Future

Presented by Michael Byers, Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law, University of British Columbia

November 4, 2016
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm


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 JSGS Public Lecture
After the Political Storm:  Assessing the Effects of the 2016 U.S. Election

Presented by:

Daniel Béland, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Public Policy (Tier 1), Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

Cheryl Camillo, Assistant Professor, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

John Courtney, Senior Policy Fellow, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

Dale Eisler, Senior Policy Fellow, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

November 9, 2016
10:00 am – 12:00 pm


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 JSGS Workshop:
The Relationship between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous People

Featuring Dr. Kathleen McNutt, Executive Director, JSGS, Ron Crowe, Executive-in-Residence, JSGS and Cassandra Wajuntah, Research Affiliate, IPHRC

This one day workshop will provide an overview of the historical events and policies that have shaped the current relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Canada.  For complete details please click here.

Thursday, November 24, 2016
9;00 am – 4:30 pm
Jubilee C, Heritage Inn
1590 Main Street North, Moose Jaw, SK


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 JSGS / Brown Governance Program
Professional Director Certification Program

Why invest in governance training?

  • Governance Drives Success
  • Capacity building to expand on good governance practices
  • Better governed organizations work well across the system

Registration is available by individual modules, or for the entire program.  Click here for a detailed program overview.

Module 1: Governance and Strategy / December 1-2, 2016 | Regina, Saskatchewan
For more information, please click here.

Module 2: Governance and Resources / February 15-16, 2017 | Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
For more information, please click here.

Module 3: Governance and Risk / April 5-6, 2017 | Regina, Saskatchewan
For more information, please click here.

Module 4: Governance and People / May 25-26, 2017 | Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
For more information, please click here.

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 Recorded Lecture now available!

Watch “The 2016 American Election:  Is this any way for a democracy to choose a leader?” Presented by Dr. Paul Finkelman, Ariel F. Sallows, Visiting Professor of Human Rights, University of Saskatchewan.

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 JSGS in the News

Johnson Shoyama policy brief appears to back Wall’s position on carbon pricing, Peter Phillips, Regina Leader-Post, September 20, 2016.

Johnstone:  Peeing match over carbon pricing primarily political posturing, Peter Phillips, Regina Leader-Post, September 23, 2016.

Agriculture has a role to play in Sask. carbon reduction, Peter Phillips, Regina Leader-Post, October 3, 2016.

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