Within this rapidly changing context, new ways of being and operating are critical. There has been rapid learning and generosity in sharing the lessons learned. A plethora of toolkits have been created and resources compiled on everything from working remotely to financial relief programs to how to support children’s learning.


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Understanding Community-Led Approaches to Community Change

By Lisa Attygalle


There has been a marked increase in demand for ‘Community-Led’ approaches to change across the country. Black Lives Matter, Idle No More, poverty reduction, and youth empowerment provide just a few examples. This shows incredible promise for advances towards community ownership of decision-making practices and active citizen participation in community life.

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Youth Guiding Youth to Virtual Work

By Kimber Kunimoto


Having closely monitored the impacts of COVID-19 on the Canadian labour market, Statistics Canada announced in March 2020 that employment in Canada fell by more than 1 million, with the fastest rate of decline across age groups being young people aged 15 to 24.

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