Our Expertise

With almost five decades of experience in parliamentary strengthening and capacity building, the Parliamentary Centre has developed a wide-ranging expertise in helping legislatures around the world serve their people better.

Our Achievements

“My expectations have been met, through discussions and group work. I am able to identify the aspirations of the poor when drafting and scrutinizing a budget. I am able to identify the loopholes of a given budget. Thanks a lot for the workshop! ”

Participants’ comments following partaking in various training sessions offered under the APRN Support Initiative

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What’s New?

February 14, 2020

New Chief Executive Officer

The Parliamentary Centre is pleased to announce that Thomas Cormier will start as Chief Executive Officer of the Parliamentary Centre April 1, 2020. Tom is a democratic governance expert with…

January 28, 2020

New project: “Parliamentary Reform in Armenia”

We are pleased to announce our new project “Parliamentary Reform in Armenia”. This initiative will provide strategic support to the National Assembly to develop and put into practice an inclusive…

July 5, 2018

Parliamentary Research Training Manual Launch

On June 25, 2018 the Parliamentary Centre and the Enlightened Myanmar Research Foundation (EMReF) launched a Parliamentary Research Training Manual. This first tool of its kind intended to help build…

April 27, 2018

The Parliamentary Centre celebrates 50 years of getting governance right

The Parliamentary Centre celebrated its 50th Anniversary on April 23rd in Ottawa. We were honored to receive over 350 guests who listened to the Hon. Geoff Regan, Speaker of the House of Commons, the…