Building Economic Resilience: Some Tools, Approaches & Examples
Economic Resilience at the Neighbourhood Level – a starting point
What are some significant policy options that could tackle the issues of disappearing farmland, and farmland too expensive for farming? As we head into the development of the Regional Food Strategy to guide the CRD and its member municipalities over the next five years CR-FAIR has been working with farmers, policy makers, researchers and other experts to look at some significant policy proposals to do just that.
Toward a Community Benefit Model of Procurement in Community Services -- highlights
Policy Brief: Agriculture Parks Model for the CRD
Policy Brief: Farmland Conservation and Access Program
Policy Brief: Role of Local Government in Promoting Farmlands and Farm Viability
Under the CR-Fair banner, an introduction to the Healthy Food in Schools project and the Farm to Cafeteria initiative.
Characteristics of a Resilient Community or Neighbourhood: a checklist