Tourism

Construire une nouvelle ère de prospérité

June 03rd, 2016|Blog, Business exchange, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Employability, Entrepreneurship, Environment and Sustainable Development, Green Economy, Partnership, Private, Public, Topics, Tourism, Trade Missions|

La 22e édition du Forum économique international des Amériques se tiendra du 13-16 juin.   Consultez le programme préliminaire. Inscrivez-vous.  

Le CDÉA appuie le développement de produits touristiques dans le Nord-Est de l’Alberta

May 24th, 2016|Blog, By region, By sector, By themes, Culture, Network, Press release, Tourism, Western Canada|

Calgary (Alberta), mercredi 19 mai 2016 – Le Conseil de développement économique de l’Alberta (CDÉA) est heureux d’annoncer la contribution financière de 160 000 $ du ministère albertain de la Culture et du Tourisme, par l’entremise de la division du Tourisme et du Secrétariat francophone pour le développement de produits touristiques dans la région du Nord-Est de l’Alberta. Ce projet pilote vise à augmenter l’offre de produits touristiques, en plus [...]

Tourisme Alberta se dévoile !

May 13th, 2016|Blog, Network, Tourism, Western Canada|

Calgary, vendredi 13 mai 2016 - Le Conseil de développement économique de l’Alberta (CDÉA) a procédé mardi au dévoilement de sa nouvelle image de marque touristique. Tenu à l’Hotel Arts du centre-ville de Calgary, la soirée a réuni plus de 100 personnes, dont l’Honorable Ricardo Miranda, ministre de la Culture et du Tourisme de l’Alberta, M. Brian Pincott, conseiller municipal de Calgary, ainsi que plusieurs représentants de l’industrie touristique, partenaires [...]

How Community Involvement and Mobilization Developed Five Authentic Tourism Products

April 25th, 2016|Blog, Tourism|

How Community Involvement and Mobilization Developed Five Authentic Tourism Products 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 [...]

Tourism Intelligence Network in OLMCs – Analysis No. 4

April 05th, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Communications and Marketing, Culture, Education, Media, NPO, Politicians, Researchers, Tourism, University|

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 [...]

The Canadian Francophonie: an economic driving force!

March 20th, 2016|Blog, Canadian Economic Francophonie, Economic Immigration, Green Economy, Press release, Tourism|

Launch of a White Paper titled The Economic Prosperity of Francophones and Acadians Ottawa, March 21, 2016. “Sixteen priority measures for actions leading to tangible and long-term results,” says RDÉE Canada’s CEO of, Jean-Guy Bigeau. “For nearly 20 years, our members have dedicated themselves to supporting workers, entrepreneurs and investors who contribute to the vitality of Francophone and Acadian communities. In concrete terms, we focus on local initiatives that are [...]

Tourism Intelligence Network in OLMCs – Analysis No. 3

February 16th, 2016|Blog, 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 [...]

Official languages get a boost in tourism support

February 04th, 2016|Blog, Press release, Tourism|

Media release from Destination Canada dated February 3, 2016 Destination Canada, RDÉE Canada and CEDEC collaborate to support tourism experiences in official language minority communities across Canada Vancouver, BC, Feb 3, 2016: Destination Canada (DC), Canada’s tourism marketing organization, has renewed its collaboration agreement with Le Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité Canada (RDÉE Canada) and initiated an agreement with the Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation (CEDEC) in a truly national [...]

Tourist Routes to Linguistic and Cultural Heritage Sites

February 02nd, 2016|Blog, Tourism|

Prepared by University of Quebec at Montreal’s School of Management (ESG) Transat Chair in Tourism for RDÉE Canada and CEDEC (Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation). A good way for communities to showcase their distinctive cultural and linguistic features is to create tourist routes that link them together, thereby boosting economic development. Read on to learn about some inspiring examples for small communities.   Tourism route – Success factors In their policy [...]