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What We Do

Providing clear, specific, and actionable policy advice to business and government

We provide clear, specific, and actionable policy advice and business intelligence based on sound research and analysis. Our work includes field and desk research, big data and statistical analysis, surveys and polling, events and networking, timely media commentary, and a regular Asia Watch newsletter – all publicly accessible on our website.

Currently, APF Canada is producing research and developing programs on the following themes:

Upcoming Events

As part of our mandate to convene members from all sectors of Canadian society to share their knowledge and experience of Asia's impact on Canada, APF Canada holds events ranging from small, high-level roundtables, to conferences with over 500 participants, to undergraduate student conferences.
May 18, 2022

May 18: Japan, the Indo-Pacific and Lessons for North America: Economic Security, Interdependence, and Supply Chain Resilience

May 31, 2022

May 31: Doing Business in Australia and New Zealand: Opportunities for B.C. Businesses and Investors Under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)

June 7, 2022

June 7: Summary Doing Business in Japan: Opportunities for B.C. Businesses and Investors Under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)

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Networks

APF Canada also maintains several formal affiliations to help strengthen Canada's relations across the Pacific.

Grants

The Foundation issues competitive calls for proposals linked to our thematic priorities.

We also select recent Masters or PhD graduates to work and conduct research in Vancouver as Post-Graduate Research Scholars.

Media Fellowships are also offered to Canadian journalists to travel to Asia to cover specific stories and to conduct outreach on the topic upon their return to Canada.

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