Strengthening Inclusive Economies
September 30 to October 18, 2019
Application deadline: April 26, 2019
By the end of this course, participants can expect to be able to:
- Better understand the structure and dynamic of local economies, including how they are nested within regional, national and global economies;
- Analyze the existing state of a local economy, identify opportunities to strengthen those economies and assess the effects of any intervention.
- Develop strategies for helping communities strengthen their local economies
A variety of participatory and experiential learning methods will be used including: mini-presentations by facilitators, role plays, case study analysis, simulation exercises, field-based practice of tools and small group discussions.
Who should take the program?
This program is designed for change leaders working to drive sustainable community economic development. Prospective participants likely work for or are engaged with civil society organizations, NGOs, local enterprise development agencies; community organisations, social movements and issue-based coalitions and networks.