The North Coast Innovation Lab is seeking four graduate students to work with community partners on a series of community-based projects. The North Coast Innovation Lab (NCIL) is a place-based initiative for people who are invested in the future of Prince Rupert to work together on tangible projects and initiatives that build a resilient economy […]
Can rural communities be saved? Check out the latest article from MacLean’s magazine on the future of rural communities: https://www.macleans.ca/killing-rural-canada/.
What is rural? This is a question that was discussed numerous times over the 15th Annual International Comparative Rural Policy Studies (ICRPS) Summer Institute held at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama from June 24th to July 7th, 2018. Thanks to an invite from Dr. Phil Loring I was able to attend this Institute as a […]
It was a pleasure being part of the International Comparative Rural Policy Studies (ICRPS) summer school 2018 which took place at the Tuskegee University, Alabama. Through ICRPS 2018, I was able to have a unique understanding of rural development in developed countries like the United States. Rural areas cover 97 percent of the U.S land […]
In 2013, the CRRF/FCRR board of directors created a Lifetime Membership policy to recognize persons who have demonstrated an outstanding career of contributions to the betterment of rural Canada. The CRRF/FCRR board of directors is currently seeking nominations for Lifetime Members. Nominees may be a current CRRF/FCRR member, former CRRF/FCRR member, or has been closely […]
This is a call for nominations for Members to be elected to the Board of the Canadian Revitalization Foundation/Fondation canadienne pour la revitalisation rurale (CRRF/FCRR). The Board is normally comprised of ten elected board members. There are currently three board positions open for election. To be eligible for election to the Board, nominees must be […]
Please join us for the Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation (CRRF) to be held on Thursday, September 21 from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm at the Prestige Lakeside, Nelson, British Columbia. Everyone is welcome. CRRF was founded in 1987 as a non-partisan voluntary network to foster the welfare of rural Canada […]