Building Vision

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


December 19, 2016

Guest Blog: Future Oxford presents full report on Community Wellbeing Survey

Residents living in rural areas report a greater degree of life satisfaction and wellbeing, according to the final report on the Community Wellbeing Survey undertaken in Oxford County this spring. 


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December 5, 2016

Guest Blog: Rural School Closures and the impact on communities

“Fair doesn’t mean everybody gets the SAME, fair means everybody gets what they NEED.”

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November 28, 2016

News Release: Youth Engagement Showcase call for nominations

The Rural Ontario Institute is pleased to announce an open call for nominations for the second Youth Engagement Showcase. Starting November 28th, 2016 and running until February 28th, 2017, you have the opportunity to nominate an Engaged Rural Youth from your community to be showcased through this initiative.
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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

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