June 4, 2021

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September 27, 2023


The Muttart Foundation, Queen’s University

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Intersections and Innovations

Rachel Laforest, Queen’s University

Rachel Laforest (PhD, Carleton) is an associate professor in the Department of Political Studies at Queen’s University. Her research focuses on governance dynamics, with a particular interest in how civil society groups mobilize to influence social policy dynamics. She is the author of Voluntary Sector Organizations and the State: Building New Relations, from UBC Press, which won the ANSER-ARES best book award in 2014.