Browse by Tag: equity

  • [Session Summary]: “Strengthening Regions through Equity and Economic Inclusion Strategies”

    Posted on: April 19th, 2022 by Brett Schwartz

    In March 2022, the NADO Research Foundation (NADO RF) hosted the session “Strengthening Regions through Equity and Economic Inclusion Strategies” as part of the NADO Washington Conference.  Delivered in support of the New Growth Innovation Network’s Inclusive Recovery Initiative...

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  • 2022 “Afternoon with the CEDS” Workshop Materials Now Available

    Posted on: March 21st, 2022 by Brett Schwartz

    Nearly 60 participants from across the United States came together in Arlington, Virginia for the NADO Research Foundation’s “Afternoon with the CEDS” workshop on March 16, 2022.  This workshop provided training on innovative approaches to Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS)...

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  • National EDD Leadership Capacity Building Initiative Resource Page

    Posted on: November 8th, 2021 by NADO Admin

    In support of Stronger Districts, Stronger Regions, a National Economic Development District (EDD) Leadership Capacity Building Initiative, the following materials have been gathered on various subjects to assist current and rising executive directors, RDO Board Members, and RDO staff. The...

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  • [Webinar Recording]: Supporting Inclusive Economic Development in EDD’s COVID-19 Recovery

    Posted on: May 20th, 2021 by Brett Schwartz

    Recently, the US Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced a new project funding New Growth Innovation Network (NGIN) and sub-awardee NADO Research Foundation (NADO RF) to promote inclusive growth strategies for the national network of Economic Development Districts (EDDs).  This...

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  • CEDS Spotlight: Merrimack Valley Planning Commission

    Posted on: July 8th, 2019 by Brett Schwartz

    The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) has the potential to be a true road map that brings together many voices from your region to form a common vision for economic prosperity and resilience.  Through the CEDS Spotlight case studies series,...

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  • Online Resource: Planning for Prosperity in Small Towns and Rural Regions

    Posted on: July 18th, 2015 by Brett Schwartz

    This website is home to capacity building materials developed by the NADO Research Foundation and its partners. It contains links to publications, webinars, workshop materials, and other information on community and economic development in small towns and rural regions.

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  • Webinar Materials: Addressing Equity and Rural Poverty

    Posted on: April 17th, 2013 by Brett Schwartz

    On April 16, NADO and PolicyLink co-hosted the webinar “Addressing Equity and Rural Poverty:  The View from the Ground.” The presentation highlighted the opportunities and challenges small towns and rural communities face in combating poverty and promoting inclusive economic development....

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