Resources: Rural

Evelyn Clark wonders how any practice can be "community-based" if it chiefly involves experts descending on townsfolk to tell them what they need to... July 03, 2011
Stewart Perry recommends a book by Sean Zielenbach for its sensible selection and interpretation of measures of community-based success, and of the... April 04, 2011
Marie-Annick Taillon and Alain Leclerc tell a story of uncommon success - the rise of funeral co-operatives in Québec and the retreat of their... March 03, 2011
This is a catalogue of over 60 specific methods that communities have used to enhance their economic and social well-being, as well as people and... February 17, 2011
The Body Shop is serious about developing Trade Not Aid (TNA) partnerships in Canada. It aims to create successful and sustainable trade links and to... July 01, 2011
You're right - there is no Treherne in Nova Scotia. Or is there? Small towns, whatever their location, share many of the same dilemmas, issues, and... April 04, 2011
Amidst the social chaos brought on by its neighbours civil warfare, Senegal takes an integrated, multi-functional approach to economic development in... March 30, 2011
Since 1995, the inhabitants of Nimpo and Anahim Lakes have found a way to run a logging and milling business that respects Traditional Territory, the... April 04, 2011
SummarySangudo, Alberta used to have many things in common with other rural towns: retiring shop owners, boarded-up shops, youth exodus, and... November 03, 2011