your leadership in the local economy

Skill building and professional development opportunities to cultivate your leadership in the local economy.

Current Offerings

Economics of Social Change

Harness new tools in this 5-part workshop series designed for individuals passionate about community that are curious how to apply an economic lens to social issues. Grow your understanding of the connections between the local economy, community development and social change in areas such as food security, affordable housing and local job creation.

Canadian Poverty Institute

The Canadian Poverty Institute conducts research and teaching that informs public policy and promotes effective practices to prevent and eradicate poverty.

Trico Changemakers Studio

A dynamic coworking and learning centre at Mount Royal University, building a community of changemakers among students, social entrepreneurs, activists, artists, and leaders from across sectors making a difference for people and the planet.