Category: Policy Development & Advocacy

Recommendations for the Provincial Budget 2024 shared with the Government of Manitoba on behalf of the Network’s members.

The Investment Readiness Program (IRP) is a Government of Canada grants and contributions program designed to support social purpose organizations (SPO’s) contribute to solving pressing social, cultural, and environmental challenges across Canada. CCEDNet…

PrairiesCan announced support for 4 projects in Manitoba’s social economy and social entrepreneurship community, including CCEDNet Manitoba.

The second annual Sustainable Finance Forum at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa is shaping up to be twice the size and even more impactful than last year’s. Be one of…

Last year, on International Youth Day (August 12), the United Nations asserted that climate change demands intergenerational solidarity: “Youth [are] on the frontline when it comes to facing the impacts…

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance invited Canadians to participate in its annual pre-budget consultations process. The Committee intends to table a report on these consultations in the…

The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), a financial Crown corporation wholly-owned by the Government of Canada, is Canada’s only bank exclusively focused on providing support to Small and Medium-sized…

Note: this piece originally appeared on the Ontario Nonprofit Network’s website. You can read the original piece here. Community wealth building (CWB) means doing local economic development in a way…

For the Canadian CED Network, 2022 was a year to build power and momentum. We worked with all levels of government to unlock vital resources for CED approaches to thrive….

Congratulations to Yvon Poirier, CCEDNet Board member and longtime CED activist, who has been instrumental in supporting this work at the UN, including most recently last December. Yvon’s work led…

Learn more about the City of Winnipeg’s 2023 budget, and celebrate a CED policy win!

Last Wednesday was the inaugural meeting of the Social Innovation Advisory Council (SIAC). The creation of the Council was one of the 12 recommendations in the Social Innovation and Social…