Building Vision

The Rural Ontario Institute develops leaders, initiates dialogue, supports collaboration
and promotes action on issues and opportunities facing rural Ontario.


July 25, 2016

Oxford County Community Well-being Survey

Oxford County shared the data results from the Community Wellbeing Survey Wednesday, which suggests that more than three quarters of Oxford residents feel satisfied with their community as a place to live. (The survey was produced in collaboration with the Rural Ontario Institute.) Read the full story here. Read the report here.


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July 25, 2016

Through the Rural Lens

Sheila Schuehlein, Project Lead for The Huron County Healthy Rural Policy Lens initiative in collaboration with the ROI recently facilitated an educational workshop with the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy. The purpose of the workshop was to introduce students to the Healthy Rural Policy Lens to see first-hand how the tool helps the user identify unforeseen issues and opportunities from a uniquely rural perspective. (read the full story here)

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July 13, 2016

AALP Blog: Heading home

Class 16 spends the last day of their North American Study Tour at a Niagara winery. 

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October 23 to 25, 2016 / Toronto, ON

AALP Class 16 Seminar 6

Theme: Provincial/State Political Process, Urban Society & Media

January 15 to 17, 2017 / Niagara Falls, ON

AALP Class 16 Seminar 7

Theme: Making Your Case and Modeling Leadership

April 6 to 8, 2017 / London, ON

WM. A Stewart Lecture & Reception

Details to be announced.

April 6 to 8, 2017 / London, ON

AALP Class 16 Seminar 8

Theme: Look Ahead

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