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Foundation

We're Hiring!

Published: 
June 24, 2016

Executive Administrator 

Foundation

Celebrating our 50th Anniversary

Published: 
December 1, 2015

The Gordon Foundation is pleased to host an afternoon of discussions on the future of philanthropy, featuring some of Canada’s most respected thought-leaders.

Foundation

Welcome Sherry Campbell

Published: 
December 1, 2015

The Board of Directors is pleased to annouced the appointment of Sherry Campbell as the new President and CEO of The Gordon Foundation. 

Water

Victoria Beach - 2015 Walk for Water

Published: 
September 14, 2015

On August 9, 2015 a Walk for Water was organized by residents and visitors of Victoria Beach and surrounding areas. Walk for Water is an event in support of a healthy lake and the Lake Winnipeg Foundation, an organization supported by The Gordon Foundation.

North

Regional Governments in International Affairs: Lessons from the Arctic

Published: 
August 4, 2015

This full-day conference looks to explore the role of regional governments in shaping the international Arctic agenda and the role of subnational actors and organizations in the Arctic.

Foundation

President and CEO Search Underway

Published: 
July 23, 2015

At the end of the year, the Foundation will say farewell to Thomas Axworthy, a long-time advisor and volunteer, and most recently, President and CEO, as he leaves us to retire.

North

Sheila Watt-Cloutier - The Right to be Cold

Published: 
April 27, 2015

Join the Jane Glassco Northern Fellows in welcoming Sheila Watt-Cloutier to a talk about what it means to be a northern leader this Friday, May 1, 2015.

Water

Protocols for Adaptive Water Governance

Published: 
October 22, 2014

The Program on Water Issues (POWI) has released a new paper on the future of the Columbia River Treaty. Read it here.

North

Climate change will "affect our way of life" say NWT youth in new documentary film

Published: 
May 15, 2013

The Land of our Future, created by students in Yellowknife, looks at the impacts of climate change in the North.

North

'Are we ready' for emergencies in Canada's Arctic?

Published: 
May 10, 2013

A new info-graphic created by OpenCanada.org looks at search and rescue operations in the Canadian Arctic.

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