Blog

Oxford County Community Well-being Survey

Date: July 25, 2016

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.

Oxford County Building

 

Read More

Through the Rural Lens

Date: July 25, 2016

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)

The Healthy Rural Lens for Huron County

Read More

AALP Blog: Heading home

Date: July 13, 2016

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

Read More

Guest blog: It’s Time for Rural Reinvestment

Date: July 13, 2016

Learning from Smart Services and Shared Infrastructure projects in rural British Columbia.

Read More

AALP Blog: Learning the RULEs of Leadership

Date: July 12, 2016

AALP Class 16 spends a day in Pennsylvania learning the RULEs of Leadership.

Read More

AALP Blog: Out with a bang! Battles, beers and baseball

Date: July 10, 2016

From Gettysburg to baseball games, fireworks and more. 

Read More

AALP Blog: Talking about the rural-urban divide

Date: July 9, 2016

The group spends a day at various farms, learning about the challenges and benefits to agricultural and urban spaces sharing proximity.

Read More

AALP Blog: A day at the Canadian Embassy

Date: July 8, 2016

The AALP group spends a day at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, DC.

Read More

AALP Blog: the rich history of Washington, DC.

Date: July 7, 2016

AALP Class 16 enjoys the historical sites of Washington, DC. 

Read More

AALP Blog: From melons to margaritas

Date: July 6, 2016

Sod farms, melon farms ... the AALP Class 16 is taking it all in!  

Read More

Previous