How Ottawa can get its social innovation act together

Governor General David Johnston has issued a call to build a smarter, more caring nation, and Canadians are responding. Although they’re not synonymous, ‘smart’ and ‘caring’ still go hand in hand. As Canada faces increasingly complex social, ecological and economic problems, there is an urgent need to find smarter ways to care and become more caring as we grow smarter. But ‘smart’ and ‘caring’ still largely live in separate worlds; one seems to be organized around “economic development” and the other around “social development.” (iPolitics)

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About Marnie Grona

Marnie Grona is a marketing communications professional based in Toronto who works for Imagine Canada as Director, Marketing and Communications. She has a Masters Certificate in Marketing Communications Leadership through the Executive Education Centre of the Schulich School of Business and studied marketing and advertising at the University of Winnipeg. She also has a background in arts marketing and management where she served at the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival and the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre.

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