About Us

The Canadian Centre for Policy Studies is an independent, not-for-profit institution dedicated to the advancement of freedom and prosperity through the development and promotion of good public policy

What we do:

  • Advance the principles (see below) that form the foundation of a free, democratic and prosperous Canada.
  • Encourage sensible public laws, policies and practices in Canada that reflect and respect those principles.
  • Provide Canadians with the knowledge, skills and support necessary to effectively promote these goals.

Our guiding principles:

  • Limited, constitutional government.
  • Free markets, free enterprise, private property.
  • A justice system that holds everyone equally accountable, that punishes criminal offenders and that protects the law-abiding.
  • A foreign policy that advances and supports freedom and democracy around the world.
  • Responsible, fact-based stewardship of the environment.
  • Respect for the natural family as the essential building blocks of a free, prosperous and democratic society.
  • Respect for the intrinsic value of all human life, from conception to natural death.

How we do this:

  • Independent analysis of existing policy and legislation.
  • Development and promotion of policy alternatives and the ideas upon which these alternatives are based.
  • Education of policy-makers and the general public through publications, conferences, seminars and public lectures.

You can help:

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