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Letters to the Editor: August 24, 2016

Refreshing view

Re: TransformSK wants to ‘rework’ the province (Aug. 10).

I nominate Steve McLellan, Saskatchewan Chamber CEO, as the next premier of Saskatchewan. He can start the job tomorrow. 652 more words


USDA Rural Development 2016 Loan Improvement

USDA currently offers a wonderful zero down loan program and it’s about to get even better. These updates will on average save a homeowner $4,375 in the upfront guarantee fee AND around $400 a year in your mortgage payments. 107 more words


Half The Battle

Maybe it’s just that I recently started reading Game of Thrones..but for some reason, a war reference was the only way I could think to properly describe what is going on in my service at the moment. 1,729 more words


Decentralisation to see Vt 20M budget for each Area Council, says MP Williams; Air Vanuatu passes IATA Operational Safety Audit

The big news at lunchtime today with the national broadcaster is the Salwai Government to make payments directly to area councils to improve the administration of rural affairs… 361 more words

The Daily Digest

Yassine Ben Rejeb (2015 - present), MA, Univ. of Ottawa

MA, Thesis: Social franchising in the development non-profit sector: Prospects for achieving adaptable and sustainable scale of impact. (Oct. 2015 – present)


The Uncertainty in Zimbabwe


The struggle for independence, land and power runs throughout Zimbabwe’s history. Veteran President Robert Mugabe has dominated the country’s political scene since independence from Britain in 1980. 1,745 more words


Rationale for a Rural Policy

The SOAS academic Malcolm Caldwell was one of the few observers of the Kampuchean struggle who was willing to consider outside of a totalitarian prism. His development studies in the previous decades had led him to question the conventional ideas of the global South’s  development dependency on integration on the terms of the industrialised nations. 38 more words