Researching the social enterprise/co-operative business model as an opportunity for community socio-economic development


Many rural communities have been dependent on one industry/one business for economic prosperity. When this business no longer exists, communities are left without an employment generator and can lose both services and products. It is important that Regional Development Organizations and local Municipalities have the necessary skills and knowledge to sustain and build this capacity. Opportunity to explore best practices, case studies, etc.

Newfoundland and Labrador
Rural Secretariat Regions 
Clarenville - Bonavista
Economic Zones 
Zone 15 - Discovery