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From Black Horses to White Steeds - Building Community Resilience

Author: 
Laurie Brinklow and Ryan Gibson

From Black Horses to White SteedsThis book discusses how small communities can survive and flourish. It celebrates and critiques the dynamics of innovation, governance, and culture in place.

Year: 
2017
Format: 
Book
Categories: 
Community Capacity Building
Community ownership
Local economy
Regional Development
Rural CED
Source: 
Weblink

Economic Arguments for Shifting Health Dollars Upstream

Organization: 
National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health

Economic arguments for shifting health dollars upstreamFor several decades, researchers and policy-change advocates have offered economic evidence that the health sector would better serve the population – and at less cost – if more of its dollar

Year: 
2016
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
Government
Health
Research & Development
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Policy Supports for Cooperative Development: Learning from Co-op Hot Spots

Author: 
James K. Rowe, Ana Maria Peredo, Megan Sullivan and John Restakis

Policy Supports for Cooperative DevelopmentThe international co-operative movement has prioritized supportive legal frameworks as a key constituent of co-op growth (ICA, 2013), but there is not a robust literature on policy support for co-operati

Year: 
2017
Format: 
Document
Categories: 
Co-operatives
International CED
Policy Development & Advocacy
Source: 
Weblink
Theme: 

Shaping Inclusive Markets: How Funders and Intermediaries can Help Markets Move toward Greater Economic Inclusion

Organization: 
FSG
Author: 
Harvey Koh, Samantha King, Ahmed Irfan, Rishi Agarwal, Ashvin Dayal, Anna Brown

The current global crisis of economic exclusion and inequity has millions of people in poverty with limited opportunities to escape. The questions of how markets work, and who they work for, have never been more pressing.

Year: 
2017
Format: 
Research report
Categories: 
International CED
Poverty Reduction
Sustainable Development
Theme: 

Boosting Social Enterprise Development: Good Practice Compendium

Organization: 
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), European Union
Author: 
OECD & European Commission

Social enterprises are long-standing agents of inclusive growth and democratisation of the economic and social spheres, and they have proved resilient to economic adversity all the while addressing socio

Year: 
2017
Format: 
Book
Case study
Categories: 
International CED
Social Economy & Social Enterprise
Source: 
Weblink

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