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Connecting Local People to the Prosperity of Place: Workforce Development Meets Industrial Revitalization

Organization: 
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
Author: 
Patricia Voltolini and David Greenberg

Connecting Local People to the Prosperity of Place cover

Year: 
2019
Format: 
Research report
Case study
Categories: 
Job Training
Local economy
Poverty Reduction
Social Justice
Source: 
Weblink

Community Benefits Agreements: Empowering Communities To Maximize Returns on Public Infrastructure Investments

Organization: 
The Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy (IFSD)
Author: 
Armine Yalnizyan

Community Benefits Agreements: Empowering Communities To Maximize Returns on Public Infrastructure InvestmentsThe Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy (IFSD) is a Canadian think-tank sitting at the nexus of public finance and state institutions.

Year: 
2017
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Government
Policy Development & Advocacy
Source: 
Weblink
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Action on Social Determinants of Health Through Social Finance – An Evidence Review

Organization: 
Terrapin Social Finance
Author: 
Trace MacKay, Stephen Woeller

Action on Social Determinants of Health Through Social Finance – An Evidence ReviewThis report explores the relationship between social finance and social determinants of health in order to understand the influence each has on the other to address health and socioeconomic outcomes.

Year: 
2018
Format: 
Document
Categories: 
Finance
Health
Research & Development
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Source: 
Weblink
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Metrolinx Launches Community Benefits Program

Organization: 
Eglinton Crosstown

MetrolinxMetrolinx recognizes that its major infrastructure investments should also provide benefits for the communities in which it works, including employment, apprenticeship, and local supplier opportunities where possible.

Format: 
Case study
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Conceptual Frameworks & Approaches
Policy Development & Advocacy
Source: 
Weblink
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Stronger Together: A Story Of First Nation Municipal Partnership

Organization: 
CEDI, The Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Cando
Author: 
Pascal Lavoie, Mélanie Amyotte

Stronger Together: A Story Of First Nation municipal PartnershipThe First Nations–Municipal Community Economic Development Initiative (CEDI) is a joint project of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and Cando (the Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers).

Year: 
2018
Format: 
Document
Categories: 
First Nations, Inuit and Métis
Introduction to CED
Partnership Building
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Engage and Empower: Defining and engaging community in Ontario's community benefits initiatives

Organization: 
The Mowat Centre
Author: 
Jordan Thirgood, Kiran Alwani and Erich Hartmann

Engage and Empower: Defining and engaging community in Ontario's community benefits initiativesCanada’s governments are investing billions of dollars in large infrastructure projects.

Year: 
2018
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Government
Policy Development & Advocacy
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

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