Entries by Nivitha Jeyakumar

Adapting to Virtual Lobby Days on Parliament Hill

2020 has been a whirlwind – and Parliament was no exception. At the beginning of the pandemic, Members were flying back to their constituencies, minister’s offices were deserted, and no one knew how long this was going to last. The landscape for government relations professionals was also constantly changing. In person meetings were being cancelled, […]

A Woman’s Place is in the House (of Commons)

Monday’s by-elections achieved a significant milestone – it will be the first time in history that Canada will have 100 female Members of Parliament elected to the House of Commons. Although this is grounds for celebration, there is still much work to do. Old political wisdom would say that the reason women are not running […]