Canadian Economic Francophonie

Mathieu Arsenault of Think Forward Solutions: Helping to create responsible businesses

March 30th, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Economic Youth, Education, Éducation, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Network, SMEs, SMEs, Youth|

Originally from Prince Edward Island, Mathieu Arsenault travelled through Europe before returning to his native land to start his business, Think Forward Solutions. Founded in 2012, this consulting firm helps companies review their strategy and improve their performance. The young entrepreneur drew on his European experiences to help various Prince Edward Island organizations give the best of themselves: “The philosophical foundation of the company is to bring home avant-garde ideas [...]

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 [...]

Tourism Intelligence Network in OLMCs – Analysis No. 7

February 27th, 2017|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Culture, Customer Service, Éducation, Finances, Management, Media, Public, Researchers, Social media, Tourism|

TOURISM Intelligence Network in OLMCs RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité), the only national Francophone economic development and employability network, together with the CEDEC (Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation), and the UQAM (University of Quebec at Montreal), through the UQAM’s School of Management (ESG) Transat Chair in Tourism have teamed up to create a working consortium to establish an intelligence service for obtaining and sharing value-added information on tourism [...]

A 21st-century Toolkit: Fourteen Ways to Boost Your Online Presence

November 10th, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communications and Marketing, Informatics, Management, Researchers, Social media, Tourism|

RDÉE Canada (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité), the only national Francophone economic development and employability network, together with the CEDEC (Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation), and the UQAM (University of Quebec at Montreal), through the UQAM’s School of Management (ESG) Transat Chair in Tourism have teamed up to create a working consortium to establish an intelligence service for obtaining and sharing value-added information on tourism related to official [...]

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 [...]

Découvrez tous les finalistes des Lauriers de la PME 2016!

October 22nd, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communications and Marketing, Economic Immigration, Economic Youth, Entrepreneurship, Executive, Immigrants, Media, Politicians, Private, Public, SMEs, SMEs, Youth|

Le RDÉE Canada est une porte d’entrée privilégiée pour faire des affaires en français partout au Canada. Et c'est pourquoi nous sommes fiers de rendre hommage à celles et ceux pour qui tiennent une place bien particulière dans les communautés francophones et acadiennes car ils créent des emplois, diversifient l’économie locale et contribuent à fournir à la francophonie un milieu de vie offrant des opportunités et des perspectives pour le futur: les entrepreneurs francophones! Le [...]

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

October 22nd, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Economic Immigration, Economic Youth, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Immigrants, Media, Partnership, 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 [...]

Over 50,000 Children Lack Daycare Spaces in Francophone Minority Communities

October 12th, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communiqués du RDÉE Canada, Culture, Economic Youth, Education, Éducation, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Media, Partnership, Private, Public, Researchers, SMEs, SMEs, University, Women, Youth|

Ottawa, October 12, 2016 – The Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité (RDÉE Canada) and the Commission nationale des parents francophones (CNPF) will sign a memorandum of collaboration on October 14, 2016, for joint exploration of innovative solutions to the recurring challenge of access for Francophone children to high-quality daycare services and programs in French in Canada’s Francophone minority communities. This issue has drawn the attention of the Commissioner of [...]