Social economy – A realistic and sustainable means of sociocultural and economic development

The conference:

·         Presents the important opportunity offered by the social economy to the First Nations;

·         Illustrates with examples the possibilities and the potential it provides to First Nations communities and organizations.

And for further inspiration, if time permits, the workshop offers an opportunity to:

·         Initiate a discussion on the needs and potential of community development, as well as on inspiring social economy project ideas.

Examples of appropriate moments:


  • School activities;
  • Meeting of several actors on a given topic;
  • Banc council meeting;
  • Etc.

Target audience :

  • General directors
  • Health directors
  • Directors of social services
  • Interveners who work with at-risk youth
  • Secondary schools
  • Leisure services
  • Youth centre interveners
  • Parents
  • General pubic