Strategic Planning, Organizational Development and Capacity Building

The New Economy Development Group team works closely with public and private sector organizations in planning for the future. The team promotes strategic planning processes that are comprehensive, participatory and action-oriented. It aims to assist clients to prepare for transition and to recognize opportunities through the design and implementation of customized training programs and materials.

Recent Projects

  • Organizational & Strategic Planning
    Lowertown Good Neighbours Community House, Ottawa (2013-2014)
  • Strategic Planning & Organizational Development,
    for Cree Trappers Association, James Bay Cree, Quebec (2012-2014)
  • Nunavut Community Wellness Planning Project
    for  the Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated with the support of the Government of Nunavut and Health Canada (2008 – 2010)
  • Champlain Local Health Integration Network
    Board Strategic Planning (2008)
  • Strategic Action Plan
    for the North-End Community Health Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia (2007-2008)
  • United Way of Greater Toronto
    facilitation of agency planning and program reflections (2006)
  • Quebec Community Group Networks
    meeting - presentation and briefing on new directions in community economic development (2005-2006)
  • Aga Khan Foundation
    training of interns on microfinance approaches (2003-2006)
  • Orientation of the Community Economic Development for the Nunavut Federal Council (Iqaluit)
    briefing on community economic development for federal Nunavut officials (2005)
  • Vibrant Communities Initiative
    Coaching for the Tamarack Institute in St. Michael in northeastern Montreal (2005)
  • Voluntary Sector Initiative (VSI) Summative Evaluation Framework and Methodology Report
    prepared for the Audit and Evaluation Directorate, Strategic Direction, Social Development Canada (2005)
  • Organizational Review of the Walpole Island Heritage Centre
    prepared for Walpole Island First Nation (2005)
  • A Strategic Options Paper for the National Aboriginal Forestry Association (NAFA)
    prepared for the National Aboriginal Forestry Association (2005)
  • Organizational Learning & Capacity-Building
    for Oxfam Canada (2004-2005)
  • Operational Planning, Design & Delivery for the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs
    Rural Programs Branch, Guelph, Ontario (2004)
  • Strategic Planning Workshop
    for the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission, Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Guelph, Ontario (2004)
  • Orientation to Micro-credit & Development
    Internship Training for the Aga Khan Foundation of Canada (2002, 2003, 2004)
  • Future Directions for the National Aboriginal Forestry Association (NAFA): Strategic Issues and Options
    for the National Aboriginal Forestry Association (2002)
  • Planning for the Future
    for the Société Cascapédia, Grandé-Cascapédia, Quebec and Community Economic Development Technical Assistance Program (CEDTAP)
  • Strategic Plan
    for the Ottawa Community Loan Fund and Community Economic Development Technical Assistance Program (CEDTAP) (2002)
  • Course Instructor, Organizational Development & Community Economic Development
    for the Graduate Studies Program, School of Community & Public Affairs, Concordia University (2000)

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