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Assessing The Potential For Local Procurement As An Economic Engine: An Analysis Of Public Sector Institutional Spending In Atlantic Canada

Organization: 
The Centre for Local Prosperity

Image of a person pushing cardboard boxes. (With text( "Assessing the Potential for Local Procurement as an Economic Engine

Year: 
2021
Format: 
Document
Research report
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Community ownership
Local economy
Regional Development
Research & Development
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Source: 
Org

Locating the Contributions of the African Diaspora in the Canadian Co-operative Sector

Organization: 
York University
Author: 
Caroline Shenaz Hossein, Associate Professor of Business & Society, York University

Locating the Contributions of the African Diaspora in the Canadian Co-operative SectorDespite Canada’s legacy of co-operativism, Eurocentrism dominates thinking in the Canadian coop movement.

Year: 
2020
Format: 
Document
Research report
Categories: 
Community ownership
Co-operatives
Racialized Groups
Sector-Based Strategies
Social Justice
Source: 
CCEDNet

Equity, Economic Recovery, and COVID-19

Organization: 
TVO
Author: 
The Agenda, with Steve Paikin

COVID-19 has disproportionately affected low-income neighbourhoods and essential workers. Vulnerable neighbourhoods are densely populated, are comprised of crowded housing arrangements, and bursting bus routes. Essential work is not the type of job that allows for telecommuting, and many workers are disproportionately Black, Indigenous and people of colour. How does this reality affect the collective economic recovery so that it's equal for all?

Year: 
2021
Format: 
Website
Video
Categories: 
Local economy
Poverty Reduction
Racialized Groups
Social Justice
Source: 
Weblink

Racialized People, Women, and Social Enterprises: Politicized Economic Solidarity in Toronto

Author: 
Caroline Shenaz Hossein

Cover of Feminist Economics JournalABSTRACT

Year: 
2020
Format: 
Document
Research report
Case study
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Community ownership
Conceptual Frameworks & Approaches
Educational Programs
Job Training
Entrepreneurship & Business Development
New Canadians
Local economy
Partnership Building
Poverty Reduction
Racialized Groups
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Social Innovation
Social Justice
Stories and Experiences
Women
Source: 
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