Call for Presentations: Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Annual Conference
The Community Development Institute at UNBC will host the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation’s annual conference September 25-27, 2014 in Prince George.
The conference theme, New Realities, New Relationships will explore the changing relationships across industry, local and senior levels of government, and community organizations as new development opportunities and challenges emerge.
The conference will bring together rural and resource sector leaders, including planners, community and economic development practitioners, government policy-makers, researchers, and students to discuss issues at the heart of rural and resource sector development.
The conference program committee is inviting proposals for presentations on one the following key conference themes:
1. Restructuring of Rural Relationships
2. Building Capacity for Organizations and Governance
3. Building Economic Resilience
4. Pursuing a High Quality of Life for Rural Communities
The deadline for submissions is June 15, 2014
For more information on these themes, and submitting an abstract, click here.