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Service Provision and Rural Sustainability: Infrastructure and Innovation

Author: 
Edited by Greg Halseth, Sean Markey, and Laura Ryser

Service Provision and Rural Sustainability: Infrastructure and InnovationAccess to quality services and community infrastructure are vital parts of supporting sustainable and resilient rural and small town places.

Year: 
2018
Format: 
Document
Categories: 
Policy Development & Advocacy
Rural CED
Sustainable Development
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Creative Placemaking

Organization: 
National Endowment for the Arts, United States Conference of Mayors, American Architectural Foundation
Author: 
Ann Markusen (Markusen Economic Research Services), Anne Gadwa (Matris Arts Consulting)

Creative PlacemakingCreative Placemaking explores the livability and economic development outcomes of creative placemaking, whereby cross-sector partners strategically shape the physical and social character of locales around arts and cultural activities.

Year: 
2010
Format: 
Case study
Categories: 
Culture and the Arts
Local economy
Partnership Building
Rural CED
Urban Development
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Analysis of the Impact and Value of Community Benefit Clauses in Procurement

Organization: 
University of Glasgow (Training and Employment Research Unit)
Author: 
Victoria Sutherland, Alexander McTier, Andrea Glass and Alan McGregor

Analysis of the Impact and Value of Community Benefits Clauses in ProcurementThe review carried out for the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 concludes that too much of the existing evidence base consists of descriptive case studies with insufficient material on o

Year: 
2015
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Conceptual Frameworks & Approaches
Policy Development & Advocacy
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Community Benefits Agreements

Organization: 
The Mowat Centre & The Atkinson Foundation
Author: 
Andrew Gallery

Community Benefits AgreementsThis report examines the structure of Community Benefits Agreements and the process for developing them in Ontario. It describes leading examples, the current policy landscape, and related strategic considerations.

Year: 
2015
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Conceptual Frameworks & Approaches
Policy Development & Advocacy
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Social Economy Framework for Ontario’s Urban Aboriginal Communities

Organization: 
Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres

Social Economy Framework for Ontario’s Urban Aboriginal CommunitiesSocial economy as a term may be relatively new to some Friendship Centre communities; however, Ontario’s Friendship Centres and the broader Friendship Centre Movement have been operating within the social economy for decades.

Year: 
2015
Format: 
Document
Categories: 
Conceptual Frameworks & Approaches
First Nations, Inuit and Métis
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Source: 
Org
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