FAC Economic Development

RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité) promotes the economic development of the Francophone and Acadian communities (FACs) in Canada.

This not-for-profit organization maintains a presence in every province and territory (except Quebec) via provincial and territorial organizations to which RDÉE Canada provides a wide range of activities and support services.

Together, they form the national Network and support two main areas of the Canadian economy: business development (entrepreneurship) and employability.

A Leader

  • Positions the Network in discussions about public policy and determining government and ministerial priorities.
  • Maintains strategic linkages and sustainable partnerships.
  • Supports leadership and innovation.
  • Promotes best practices and continuous learning.
  • Conducts research and reports on the findings.
  • Celebrates and shares success stories.


With the contribution of RDÉE Canada and its members, Francophone and Acadian communities are actively involved in Canada’s economic growth.


RDÉE Canada promotes the economic development of Francophone and Acadian communities by supporting the collective actions of its members and by providing national leadership based on cooperation and partnerships.