The plural sector - a.k.a. social sector, third sector, NGOs or civil society - sits in between the private and the public sectors. According to Henry Mintzberg who coined the term, in times of democratic erosion and great imbalances, the plural sector has an important role to play in renewing society. « …Constructive social movements [...]
The Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Ottawa, Marcel Mérette, renewed the appointment of Marc L. Johnson as Senior Fellow at the Centre on Governance until 2017. Appointed to this title in 2012, Mr. Johnson is a sociologist who brings his experience in governance within the Canadian civil society.