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Request for Proposals for Social Finance Mechanisms for Crime Prevention

Government of CanadaPublic Safety Canada is seeking proposals for developing a strategic plan and proof-of-concept pilot projects for testing the use of social finance mechanisms in the domain of crime prevention.

The purpose of the work is to obtain professional services from social finance experts for the following objectives:

Financing the Social Economy in Québec: A Work in Progress

Organization: 
Canadian Centre for Community Renewal
Author: 
Marguerite Mendell

What distinguishes the Quebec experience is that an institution like the Fiducie du Chantier de l’économie sociale doesn’t just supply capital to enterprises that pursue a triple bottom line.

Year: 
2009
Format: 
Case study
Categories: 
Finance
Policy Development & Advocacy
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Source: 
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Working Paper Solidarity Finance

Organization: 
International Forum on Social and Solidarity Economy, FIESS 2011
Author: 
Rocío Nogales, Marguerite Mendell

Collective enterprises in the social and solidarity economy are economic actors, engaged in market activity while committed to and meeting larger societal objectives.

Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Finance
Government
Policy Development & Advocacy
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Source: 
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Sustainable Development in the Circumpolar North

Organization: 
The Community Development Institute at the University of Northern British Columbia
Author: 
Tor Gjertsen and Greg Halseth

Focusing on the development of a sustainable future for rural and northern regions, this eBook touches on the themes of governance, community, economic, and social development, as well as developm

Year: 
2015
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Entrepreneurship & Business Development
First Nations
Regional Development
Rural CED
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Sustainable Development
Source: 
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