Thursday, November 30, 2006

CSI Tenants NARCC and CCNTO co-hosting Human Rights Day Event: December 7, 2006

The National Anti-Racism Council of Canada and the Chinese Canadian National Council Toronto Chapter will be joining with the Urban Alliance on Race Relations, Labour Community Services, and the Chinese Canadian National Council to host a reception commemorating International Human Rights Day on Thursday, December 7.

This reception will be held at the Urban Alliance on Race Relations offices
302 Spadina Avenue, Suite 507
5:00pm on December 7
Please RSVP to Yumei Lin at

Social Innovators Update December 2006

Here is a quick update of upcoming events.

  1. Introduction to Social Enterprise - Monday, December 4
    Please RSVP to to reserve your seat. Space is limited!
  2. Grow Your Own Social Enterprise! - 16-week Program beginning January 2007
    Contact Eli Malinsky, Program Manager, at for more information
  3. GET Smart: Market Trends: Cooperative Opportunities Across Sectors - Tuesday, December 12
    Space is limited! Please RVSP by email to or visit to learn more or to join Green Enterprise Toronto.

Remember to visit for additional details!

CCEDNet 2007 National Conference: April 18-21, 2007

Bring It Home: Building Communities on a Rock Foundation
April 18-21, 2007
St. John’s, Newfoundland
Geared toward
CED and social economy practitioners, civil servants, academics
More information:

Co-operatives and Innovation: Influencing the Social Economy: May 28 to June 1, 2007

Three organizations will come together from May 28 – June 1, 2007, for the first time in a joint conference. The International Co-operative Alliance Committee on Co-operative Research, the Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation, and the Association for Cooperative Educators will together host one unified conference in Saskatoon, SK. This event will combine the approaches and audiences of the respective organizations and will be held in conjunction with the 2007 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

Co-operative and social economy researchers, educators, and practitioners from across Canada and around the globe will participate in these meetings. In conjunction with the larger gathering of the Congress, their attendance will make this conference a significant international event.

For more information, including a call for papers (submission of abstracts due February 1, 2007), go to