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Tamarack Institute

Tamarack Institute
The Tamarack Institute is a connected force of more than 40,000 engaged practitioners and policymakers who work collaboratively to advance positive community change. Learn more here

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Community Climate Transitions welcomes 30 communities to the network

Posted by Tamarack Institute on February 22, 2023

This resource is also available in French. Click here to access the French version.


New members are committed to resident-led, multi-sector climate action 

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Five Reflections from the 2023 World Economic Forum and Five Implications for Community Changemakers

Posted by Tamarack Institute on February 9, 2023

This blog post was co-written by Liz Weaver and Danya Pastuszek, co-CEOs of the Tamarack Institute.

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2023 Resources for Black History Month

Posted by Tamarack Institute on February 3, 2023

This blog posts offers a listing of relevant resources for those looking to celebrate Black History month, acknowledge the contributions people of African descent have made, and deepen their learning about Anti-Black racism. 

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The City of Montreal’s Service for Diversity and Inclusion

Posted by Tamarack Institute on December 14, 2022
This blog post is part of a series of field notes on communities that are incorporating anti-racism measures into their anti-poverty planning. See the full series of field notes here.
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Introducing the Ending Working Poverty Initiative

Posted by Tamarack Institute on December 8, 2022
This blog post was written by Danya Pastuszek, Alison Homer, John Stapleton and Yvonne Yuan, in collaboration with the teams at the Town of Drumheller, the Saskatoon Poverty Reduction Partnership, the Greater Trail Community Skills Centre, United Way Winnipeg and Prosperity Roundtable Chatham-Kent.
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Sustainability and Resilience in Community Collaboratives

Posted by Tamarack Institute on November 22, 2022

What do sustainability and resilience mean to us?

At Tamarack, we believe that sustainability is about more than maintenance and longevity. It is a combination of many factors including leadership, funding, community engagement, and the ability to influence policy. Sustainability includes investments that lead to outcomes that can have lasting impact on policy and programs.

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