Understanding Rural Wealth

Understanding Rural Wealth

How do rural areas harness existing financial resources to facilitate sustainability?
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Rural Policy Learning Commons

Rural Policy Learning Commons

Learn about international comparative rural policy and research initiatives.
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What is the future of rural Canada?

What is the future of rural Canada?

Check out the State of Rural Canada book that examines the future of rural communities across the country.
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Recent Research Initiatives

Place-Based Endowments in the Periphery
  Peripheral communities are sites of wealth, fuelling the Canadian economy through natural resource industries sinc...
Making a Difference? Measuring Outcomes of Provincial Rural Policies and Programs
Governments across Canada struggle develop and implement robust, flexible, and effective rural policies and program...
Rural Policy Learning Commons
The welfare of rural and northern Canada is critical for the prosperity of urban Canadians. Rural places and people prov...
From Black Horses to White Steeds: Building Community Resilience
From Black Horses to White Steeds celebrates and critiques the dynamics of innovation, governance, and culture in place.

Recent News

19
Nov
Passport to Research
Rural research was on full display on November 18 at the Rural Talks to Rural Conference! In partnership with Libro Credit Union, the Passport to Research session invited four emerging rural scholars
10
Nov
New Video: Rural and Island Resilience During/After COVID19
  How are rural and island communities dealing with COVID19? What unique challenges do they encountering? What innovative strategies do they employing to recovery? During the 2020 Supporting R...