Partnerships

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Summary:In B.C.’s lower mainland, rising house prices have outpaced growth in household incomes. Vast numbers of homeowners (8.8%) and renters (22.1%) allocate over half their income to housing costs...
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Les acquis et l’impact du Regroupement québécois de recherche partenariale en économie sociale (RQRP-ÉS)La connaissance de l’économie sociale en 2012 est totalement différente de ce qu’elle était au...
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The Québec Network of Research Partnerships in Social Economy (RQRP-ÉS) - its Learnings, Its ImpactOur understanding of the social economy has completely changed in the last 12 years. Since the early...
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SummaryThe Canadian Social Economy Research Partnerships (CSERP) was a 6-year project (2006-11) in which universities and community-based organizations combined forces to explore Canada’s social...
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This 4-day experiential event, based closely on the contents of the book Aboriginal Joint Ventures: Negotiating Successful Partnerships, features an extended simulation of a joint venture negotiation...
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Often applied very loosely to any sort of inter-business collaboration, the joint venture is in fact a very powerful tool for the empowerment of small communities. A well-designed and -implemented...
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The Tamarack Institute is an organization dedicated to developing and supporting collaborative strategies through which citizens and institutions take on major community challenges, especially...
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Préparer une communauté à l'entreprise sociale est beaucoup comme faire du pain. Vous mélangez ce qu'il y a dans les armoires locales avec des ingrédients étrangers, vous pétrissez et laissez reposer...
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Preparing a community for social enterprise is a lot like making bread. You mix together what's in the local cupboards with some foreign ingredients, then knead and pause, knead and pause. Like the...
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The new, knowledge-based economy need not exclude the disadvantaged - but it will if we don't take a systemic approach to employment development. A Manitoba Research Alliance report identifies five...