Development Organizations

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Their "roots and wings" being of a social, cultural, or environmental nature, some community-based organizations don't take well to business development. Brendan Reimer explains how these...
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This selection from the book Regional Development from the Bottom Up (CCE, 1993) details the experience of one of Canada's foremost development corporations in the 1980s. Kitsaki's skill in the...
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Sistering, in downtown Toronto, is another organization that has chosen to add an economic dimension to its work in women's health and safety. It has done so not just for financial purposes, but as a...
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It's taken well on 20 years, but the decline of Montréal's old southwest quarter has been halted. A community-driven strategy, unprecedented in Canada for its scale and comprehensiveness, has turned...
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What does community economic development have to do with the Social Economy? What does the Social Economy have to do with CED? Much, argues Mike Lewis. To stem the flight of wealth, people, and power...
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Qu'est-ce que le développement économique a à voir avec l'économie sociale? Qu'est ce que l'économie sociale a à voir avec le DÉC? Bien des choses, soutient Mike Lewis. Pour enrayer la fuite des...
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Il aura fallu plus de 20 ans, mais on a mis un terme au déclin du vieux quartier Sud-Ouest de Montréal. Une stratégie communautaire, sans précédent au Canada de par son ampleur et son intégralité, a...
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This isn't about more electronic interconnections for consumers. We mean citizens who together use information to understand and manage their communities more effectively. "Benchmarks" and "...
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What then is the size, nature, and scope of CED in Canada? Who are the actors, the supporters, the beneficiaries? This initial profile, completed on the basis of a recent survey of hundreds of...
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Rankin MacSween reflects on the reasons for New Dawn's past success: cultural identity, links to higher education, effective capital formation, and a devotion to community-building.