The Canadian CED Network connects people and ideas for action to build local economies that strengthen communities and benefit everyone.
Our Community Leadership Program Fall 2022 Cohort starts October 6 – and a few spots are still open!
Our vision: sustainable, equitable, and inclusive communities directing their own futures.
With our collection of resources and media, we seek to strengthen the study and practice of Community Economic Development across Canada and around the world.
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In Step into the River: A Framework for Economic Reconciliation, Sxwpilemaát Siyám (Chief Leanne Joe, Squamish Nation) and Lily Raphael draw direct linkages between reconciliation and CED. “The principles of…
The Canadian CED Network welcomes you to join a community of brave, innovative and determined leaders from across Canada to examine self-leadership, leading and understanding others, and leading within an…
Good Jobs + Good Business = Better Community On March 23, 2017 the Victoria City Council adopted the “Good Jobs + Good Business = Better Community” Action Plan developed by the…