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Founded in 2000, the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Economic Development Commission (FNQLEDC) supports and accompanies community economic development agents and organizations as well as the members of the First Nations for the successful completion of their private and collective socioeconomic projects.
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November is social economy month throughout Quebec. Meanwhile, the activities of the training course in collective women’s entrepreneurship, entitled "StartUP Nations Ikwe", are in full swing. Since September, three urban Aboriginal communities and organizations accompanied women’s groups in the development of a social economy project.
A business center is currently under construction in Wemotaci. This center, which should open its doors very soon, will facilitate the creation of businesses in the community, notably by providing them with a range of shared services, as well as personalized support.
In the summer of 2021, a wood processing plant will begin operations in the community of Wemotaci, a project made possible by investments of $1.3 million from the Conseil des Atikamekw de Wemotaci (CAW) and Indigenous Services Canada.
[WORTH KNOWING] While the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a marked acceleration in consumer adoption of online commerce, the picture is quite different for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across the country, says a study by the Business Development Bank of Canada.
[COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT] Ouje-Bougoumou Cree Nation Chief, Curtis Bosum, is convinced that a Quebec-based SME can be successful in his community, but the partnership between whites and Crees at the head of Minopro Cree has, in his opinion, enabled the mining company to...
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November is social economy month throughout Quebec. Meanwhile, the activities of the training course in collective women’s entrepreneurship, entitled “StartUP Nations Ikwe”, are in full swing...