Resource Type: Case Study | Author: Trois-Rivieres Quebec
A guide through the work of the Trois-Rivières area in Québec as they journey to become a vibrant community.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Public Health Agency of Canada
This casebook profiles six examples of how critical and evaluative thinking support learning.
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Speaker: Meg Wheatley
In this podcast, Paul Born speaks with Meg Wheatley about some of the experiences that shaped her earliest beliefs and her understanding of community, challenging us to re-think some more traditional concepts and approaches.
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: The Monitor Institute
This case study identifies six “next practices” for establishing and sustaining aligned and cohesive networks to address complex problems and political systems.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Annie E. Casey Foundation
A study documenting a shared measurement system using the lens of Results-Based Accountability.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: FSG Social Impact Advisors
This paper profiles twenty efforts to developed shared approaches to performance, outcome or impact measurement across multiple organizations.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: The Partnering Initiative
The Partnering Tool Book is an essential resource for those involved in cross-sector partnership work and offers “a concise overview of the essential elements that make for effective partnering.”
Resource Type: Report | Author: Headwaters Communities in Action
This Report, grounded in extensive citizen input, was created as a catalyst for positive community change and regional collaboration in Dufferin County and the Town of Caledon.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Don Lenihan
Rethinking the public policy process for the 21st century
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Paddy O'Toole, James Talbot, Justin Fidock
Using stories have often brought about change in communities. This resource describes a method of using story telling as an evaluation technique.
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Speakers: Ann Barrett et al
This second of a three-part audio seminar series explores how to facilitate the meaningful participation of low-income individuals in leadership roles at both grassroots and more formal levels.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Citizens for Public Justice
A report on the impact recessions have on Canadian families.
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: Hamilton Roundtable for Poverty Reduction
This is the story of the formation and work of the Hamilton Roundtable for Poverty Reduction (HRPR) which – in its first three years engaged more than 900 organizations and 42,000 people to create a dynamic force for change with the goal of “Making Hamilton the Best Place to Raise a Child.”
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: Vibrant Saint John
This story describes how residents of five priority neighbourhoods in Saint John, New Brunswick, are reaching out to one another through a community newspaper called Around the Block.
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: Vibrant St. John's
The Strategic Social Plan (SSP - a project to encourage the involvement of the voluntary, community sector and citizen participation in policy development - offers several key lessons about government-community collaboration in policy development.