Resources: Rural

'Entrepreneurial Communities' starts from the assumption that every community can benefit from economic development which is expressly by and for... July 05, 2011
What's new at Fogo Island, Newfoundland? The co-operative formed 40 years ago to forestall resettlement and enable fishers to adapt (rather than... July 03, 2011
In a time of federal leadership contests, there's nothing like a dose of the real thing. A profile of a hero of rural revitalization. March 22, 2011
Ten years ago it was a frill of big city life; now small towns wonder how to live without it. Within months of the arrival of high-speed internet... July 03, 2011
The job placement service is an intermediary between job seekers and employers. On the one hand, it markets people trained with skills known to be in... March 30, 2011
Development Isle Madame is a truly community-based development corporation with an enviable record of performance. Why should it go starved of core... April 04, 2011
La trentaine de coopératives funéraires du Québec constituent une force économique et sociale indéniable. Comme l'affirme Michel Marengo, " la... March 03, 2011
An hour's drive from Calgary, Rosebud numbers fewer than 100 residents, but little else about it is small. Once a farming community in decline, it is... July 05, 2011
How, structurally-speaking, do we combine grassroots energy and insight with strategic direction? The experience of Women and Rural Economic... July 01, 2011
Discovering what exactly residents spend and where can help a CEDO reshape local consumption patterns for the economic benefit of the entire... March 30, 2011