The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms protects a number of rights and freedoms, including freedom of expression and the right to equality. It forms part of our Constitution – the highest law in all of Canada – and is one of our country's greatest accomplishments.
Changing innovation processes and the evolution of the relative contribution made by the private and public sectors have emphasized the need for strong industry-science linkages. A well-functioning interface between the innovation and science systems is more necessary than ever
Education can put people on a path towards good health, empowerment and employment. It can help to build more peaceful societies. Evidence shows that, on average, each additional year of education boosts a person’s income by 10 per cent and increases a country’s GDP by 18 per cent.
Association of Southeast Asian Nations is a regional intergovernmental organization in Southeast Asia
Home to 2.4 billion citizens, The Commonwealth includes some of the world's largest, smallest, richest and poorest countries, spanning five regions.
The Caribbean Community is an organization of fifteen states and dependencies throughout the Caribbean
The Arab League was formed in Cairo in 1945 initially with six members: Egypt, Iraq, Transjordan (renamed Jordan in 1949), Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and Syria
EU policies aim to ensure the free movement of people, within the internal market; enact legislation in justice; trade and regional development
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, is an intergovernmental military alliance between 30 North American and European countries
The main organs of the UN are the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, the International Court of Justice
The Organization of American States is the world’s oldest regional organization, dating back to the First International Conference of American States
The African Union is a continental union consisting of 55 member states to promote unity and solidarity and to spur economic development
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 190 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation around the world
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa is a free trade area with twenty-one member states stretching from Tunisia to Eswatini
The World Bank Group works in every major area of development and provides a wide array of financial products and technical assistance