A country-wide engagement with citizens, stakeholders, and experts on issues related to national security and the protection of rights and freedoms. Feedback from the consultations helped inform changes to national security policy and the 2015 Anti-Terrorism Act (Bill C-51).
Problems and Purpose
In debating a proposed Anti-Terrorism Act (Bill C-51), the Government of Canada undertook a series of consultations to engage Canadians, stakeholders, and experts on issues related to national security and the protection of rights and freedoms.
Background History and Context
Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities
Participant Recruitment and Selection
Methods and Tools Used
What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation
Influence, Outcomes, and Effects
Analysis and Lessons Learned
 Government of Canada (2017). National Security Consultations: What We Learned Report. https://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/rsrcs/pblctns/2017-nsc-wwlr/index-en....