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In the fall of 2014, the RDI undertook a survey of Business Retention & Expansion (BRE) Project Leads, BRE business participants, and government representatives in BRE communities. The results indicated that a community’s capacity to deliver economic development programming was the most...Read more

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2018-02-07

In the fall of 2014, the RDI undertook a survey of BRE Leads, BRE Business Participants, and Government Representatives in BRE communities. The survey asked respondents a series of questions designed to learn about practices that had been successful and the conditions that fostered that success...Read more

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2018-02-07

The non-profit sector plays an important role in our communities, from social services to environmental protection, to arts, culture, and recreation. Virtually every area of our lives is impacted and improved through the work of the non-profit sector. With a substantial presence in our region,...Read more

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2018-02-05

The non-profit social sector in the Columbia Basin-Boundary plays a significant role in the socio-economic well-being of residents, communities, and the region as a whole. Sustaining non-profits, however, has become increasingly challenging, and is demanding new ways of thinking and working. The...Read more

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2018-02-05

The non-profit social sector in the Columbia Basin-Boundary plays a significant role in the socio-economic well-being of residents, communities, and the region as a whole. Sustaining non-profits, however, has become increasingly challenging, and is demanding new ways of thinking and working. The...Read more

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2018-02-05

The non-profit social sector in the Columbia Basin-Boundary plays a significant role in the socioeconomic well-being of residents, communities, and the region as a whole. Sustaining non-profits, however, has become increasingly challenging. The Exploring Characteristics and Capacity of the Non-...Read more

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2018-02-05

Agriculture is an integral part of the history, culture, and social and economic fabric of the Canadian Columbia Basin region. For thousands of years prior to European settlement, local First Nations people inhabited the Columbia River’s shores and utilized land and resources within the Basin...Read more

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2018-02-05

Summary Report - Workplace Literacy and Essential Skills Research Project - The Financial, Strategic, and Intangible Value of Essential Skills Training

A Firm-level Investigation in the Canadian Manufacturing Sector

Prepared by: Canadian Manufacturing Network, Div. of Excellence in...Read more

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2018-01-19

This poster, created by Marc-Andre Bonneau, was featured at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Conference (September 2017) in Nelson, BC.

Canadian rural communities are marked by the presence of social health inequalities. These inequalities are aggravated by recent...Read more

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2017-11-22

This poster, created by Jonathan Boron, was featured at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Conference (September 2017) in Nelson, BC.

The goal of this study is to conduct a qualitative document analysis on current Reconciliation Agreements, and Reconciliation Framework...Read more

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2017-11-22

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