What is IAP2 Canada?
IAP2 Canada is an association of professionals in the field of public participation (P2), who seek to promote and improve the practice in relation to individuals, governments, institutions and other entities that affect the public interest in Canada and around the world.
IAP2 Canada carries out its mission by organizing and conducting activities to:
Download a brochure, explaining the principles of public participation (Code of Ethics, Core Values, etc.).
Read about the fundamentals of IAP2 Canada here.
The IAP2 Certification Task Force thanks you for your input!
The IAP2 Monthly Webinar for November dealt with the Core Competencies, and you can review a recording of that webinar here.
The IAP2 Canada Mentorship Program enters the next cycle
If you’re new to the practice of P2 and want to learn from P2 practitioners, share experiences and discover best practices; or if you’re at a stage in your career when you can offer the benefits of your experience: the IAP2 Canada Mentorship Program will start its next cycle in the New Year. Deadline for applying is January 15, 2015.
Canadian to lead IAP2 Federation Executive in 2015
A long-time IAP2 Canada member, who has been one of the affiliate's Federation Liaisons for the past three years, has been named the Federation's Presiding Member for 2015, the Federation has announced.
Save the Date!
2015 IAP2 North American Conference,
Portland, Oregon, USA
Sept. 10-11, 2015
Plans are coming together now for the upcoming Conference, where the theme is "What's Brewing in P2". A Call for Presenters will be coming soon, so watch this website and our monthly newsletters for that and other information.
IAP2 Canada honours its Core Values Award winners for 2014
Four P2 projects, which have set examples of the IAP2 Core Values at work, were honoured at the IAP2 North American Conference in September in Winnipeg.
International Core Values Awards winners named by IAP2 Federation
P2 projects from around the world received honours in October at the IAP2 Australasian Conference in Sydney, Australia.
Connect with an IAP2 Canada Chapter near you!IAP2 Canada currently boasts five Chapters -- we are almost coast-to-coast! Each Chapter hosts its own events, activities and professional development opportunities. Please visit the Chapters section to find out what's happening region-by-region, and if you are in the area, you're welcome to attend an event. Please see "Upcoming Events" below or click here to see what's coming next.Renewing your membership
If you have been waiting to renew your membership or to open a new membership now is the time to do so! New membership rates and levels are now in effect (approved at the 2012 AGM).
Existing members can enter the Members-Only section and renew, while new members can follow the Join IAP2 Canada link.
If you have any questions about the process to renew your membership, please read the detailed guide. For information on adding additional members to your organization bundle, please review the tutorial.
Member P2 Resources
We are adding more resources to benefit members!
Journal of Public Deliberation