Communiqués du RDÉE Canada

National Classification Guide to Tourist Services in French

February 12th, 2018|Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Network, Tourism|

Ottawa – February 12, 2018. RDÉE Canada, the national coordinating body for Francophone and Acadian economic development, is proud to launch a National Classification Guide to Tourist Services available in French in Canada. The Guide provides clearly structured information about services in French for visitors from both within Canada and from abroad. The guide indicates three levels of service: Service in French available at all times Service in French available on [...]

Network strives to support diversity in the workplace

October 30th, 2017|Blog, Communications and Marketing, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Economic Immigration, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Immigrants, Media, Network, Partnership, Politics, Press release, Public, Social media|

Ottawa, October 30, 2017 – On the occasion of National Francophone Immigration Week, coordinated by the FCFA (Fédération des communautés francophones et acadienne du Canada), RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité) and its member organizations (the Network) are gearing up to celebrate diversity in the workplace. Immigration has deep roots in Canada's history, and the Network actively promotes the economic integration of newcomers and supports Canadian employers facing [...]

Conclusive data on the socio-economic impact of RDÉE Canada

October 05th, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Customer Service, Economic Immigration, Economic Youth, Éducation, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Executive, Media, Network, NPO, Politicians, Private, Public, Researchers, Statistics, Tourism, University|

For the first time in its history, RDÉE Canada and its Network conducted a comprehensive accountability exercise, compiling data to meticulously measure their contribution to the growth of Francophone and Acadian communities. Ottawa, 3 October 2017. RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité) is pleased to present the socio-economic impact study of its Network. This accountability exercise documents the socio-economic impact of the national Network as a whole through an [...]

The Economic Francophonie in 3D: Dialogue to Promote Cooperation

September 27th, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Culture, Customer Service, Economic Immigration, Economic Youth, Éducation, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Executive, Immigrants, Media, NPO, Partnership, Politicians, Politics, Private, Public, Researchers, SMEs, Tourism, University, Youth|

Ottawa, September 27 2017 –  At the national conference for Francophone economic development, RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité), in partnership with the Canadian Foundation for Cross-cultural Dialogue, brought together the Network's friends and founders on September 25 to celebrate the accomplishments of the RDÉE network during its 20 years of providing services and promoting economic development in Francophone and Acadian communities (FACs) across the country. Drawing inspiration [...]

A unique strategic alliance promoting Canada’s offer of early childhood services in French

September 25th, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Culture, Éducation, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Executive, Partnership, Public, SMEs, University, Youth|

Ottawa, September 25 2017. A unique strategic alliance was signed today by the ACUFC (Association des collèges et universités de la francophonie canadienne), the CNPF (Commission nationale des parents francophones), and RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité) to enhance the offer of early childhood services in French across the country. Building on the complementarity of their respective mandates, the three national organizations have joined forces to explore and [...]

Acadian tourism operators encouraged to not “miss the boat” in regards to experiential tourism

May 09th, 2017|Blog, By Clients, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Ecorismo Canada, Network, Press release, Topics|

During Provincial Acadian Tourism Forum SUMMERSIDE - May 2, 2017 - Over the years, the Magdalen Islands experienced significant increases in their tourism numbers each time a new ferry was introduced. The local entrepreneurial community therefore took advantage of these opportunities to develop a variety of tourism experiences. Acadian and francophone tourism operators on PEI were similarly encouraged April 29 to not "miss the boat" in regards to experiential tourism [...]

Reaction to Federal Budget 2017

March 23rd, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Finances, Media, Politicians, Politics, Public, Uncategorized|

Ottawa, March 22, 2017. RDÉE Canada (Le Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité), the national Francophone and Acadian economic development network, welcomes the Federal government's 2017 budget commitments to entrepreneurship, global skills, and helping young Canadians succeed. As a leader promoting the economic integration of French-speakers to Francophone and Acadian communities (FACs), RDÉE Canada is pleased with the additional funding that will facilitate access to top global talent for companies doing [...]

A natural and dynamic alliance for the Canadian Francophonie

March 21st, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Culture, Media, Partnership, Politicians, Politics, Private, Public, Uncategorized|

OTTAWA, March 20, 2017—Today, on the Journée internationale de la Francophonie, the Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue and the Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité (RDÉE Canada) are proud to announce that they are officially joining forces. This will allow the two organizations to pool their expertise, increase the impact of their accomplishments and jointly celebrate their respective 20-year anniversaries in 2017–2018. For almost 20 years, the Canadian Foundation for [...]

Launching a Major Project for Canada’s Francophone Community: The Government of Canada supports the creation of a tourism corridor for the 150th anniversary of Confederation

March 17th, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Media, Politics, Private, Public, Tourism|

March 17, 2017 – Gatineau – Canadian Heritage The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced that a project for a Francophone heritage, culture and tourism corridor has been approved to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Canadian Heritage is supporting this project with funding of $2.4 million in 2016–18; the Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité (RDÉE Canada) will be responsible for its implementation. This project emerged [...]

RDÉE Canada Announces Winners of the 2016 Small and Medium Business’ Awards

October 22nd, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communications and Marketing, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Economic Immigration, Economic Youth, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Immigrants, Media, Press release, SMEs, SMEs, Youth|

Edmonton, October 22, 2016 – This evening the Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité du Canada, (RDÉE Canada) presented trophies to the six winners of the 2016 Small and Medium Business’ Awards. This is the seventh award ceremony. The event is an opportunity for all Canadians to applaud the excellent entrepreneurial skills of businesspeople in the country’s Francophone and Acadian communities. The national selection committee awarded prizes in five categories [...]