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Brendan Reimer's picture
Posted: Wed March 5 2014
By: Brendan Reimer
Budgets are not simply financial documents. They are clear statements of values and priorities. Some people and communities benefit, while others do not. Particular outcomes for society are pursued aggressively, while some are ignored. With this in mind, we eagerly await the Government of Manitoba’...
Brendan Reimer's picture
Posted: Mon March 3 2014
By: Brendan Reimer
Budgets are not simply financial documents. They are clear statements of values and priorities. Some people and communities benefit, while others do not. Particular outcomes for society are pursued aggressively, while some are ignored. With this in mind, we eagerly await the Government of Manitoba’...
Brendan Reimer's picture
Posted: Wed February 26 2014
By: Brendan Reimer
Budgets are not simply financial documents. They are clear statements of values and priorities. Some people and communities benefit, while others do not. Particular outcomes for society are pursued aggressively, while some are ignored. With this in mind, we eagerly await the Government of Manitoba’...
Darcy Penner's picture
Posted: Thu February 20 2014
By: Darcy Penner
This week, the Province of Manitoba announced they will be creating over 250 new, affordable licensed child care spaces. Four new centres will be appearing in St. Andrews, Oak Lake, St. Boniface, and South St. Vital, with an expansion to an existing space in Waverley Heights. This is good news for...
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives MB's picture
Posted: Fri February 14 2014
By: Canadian Centre...
For fashion trends the world looks to Milan; Copenhagen has become synonymous with urban planning; but for community development, Manitoba is increasingly the source for inspiration and cutting edge policy. Manitoba’s home-grown approach to community development is being studied by other cities...
Katie Derksen's picture
Posted: Tue February 11 2014
By: Katie Derksen
On February 1, 2014, CCEDNet member Assiniboine Credit Union (ACU) was recognized for their commitment to environmental sustainability when they were awarded the Anne Lindsey Protecting Our Earth Award in the organization category.The Anne Lindsey Protecting Our Earth Awards, also known as the...
Yvon Poirier's picture
Posted: Thu January 30 2014
By: Yvon Poirier
Since the early days of the Network, through the creation of the International Committee in 2007 and continuing today, CCEDNet has been an active partner in international movement building, learning and representation.  2013 was no exception.  Here is an overview of activities that CCEDNet was...
Ryan O'Connor's picture
Posted: Mon January 13 2014
By: Ryan O'Connor
Making investments in people & communitiesYou often hear about bull and bear markets on Wall Street - but what about the people on Main Street? Several members of the Canadian CED Network provide opportunities for individual investors to make meaningful community impacts with their money....
Darcy Penner's picture
Posted: Fri January 10 2014
By: Darcy Penner
Should anyone working full time still live in poverty?In a wealthy society that values the concept of working hard in order to provide for yourself and your family, it makes no sense that fully employed people in our economy still have to choose between feeding their kids or paying their rent or...
Ryan O'Connor's picture
Posted: Mon January 6 2014
By: Ryan O'Connor
This article is an abbreviated version of a presentation given by Sherman Kreiner, Managing Director of the University of Winnipeg Community Renewal Corporation (UWCRC). The presentation took place in November 2013, as part of a panel discussion hosted by UWCRC.Community based enterprise...

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