Social innovation in support of women’s collective entrepreneurship based on the traditional knowledge of Cree women

Co-create with the partner, innovative practices that promote the establishment of collective businesses based on the traditional knowledge of Cree women. Partner: Association des femmes cries d’Eeyou Ischee (CWEIA) Area of intervention: Community vitality and well-being Services: Applied research Year: 2015 Researcher: David Bourdages The project consists of developing and putting into practice a framework…

Evolution of the sports and recreation needs of users and potential users of the New Richmond arena

Produce a study on the sports and recreation needs of users and potential users of the New Richmond arena in order to support economic and structural studies and thus contribute to the reflection on the future of the New Richmond arena. Partner: Town of New Richmond Areas of intervention:  Community vitality and well-being ; Land…

Process of greening the college network

Support the CEGEP network in the development of an evaluation framework for the integration of practices related to sustainable development. Partner: CEGEP network Area of intervention: Adaptation to social and climate change Services: Research and experimentation Year: 2019 Researcher: Virgile Deroche “Greening: The process of pursuing knowledge and practices with the intention of becoming more…

Perspectives on the coming-out and transition of LGBTQ+ people in Gaspésie and Îles-de-la-Madeleine

Learn about the experiences of LGBTQ+ youth aged 15 to 30 during their process of coming-out or transition, as well as the reactions of their parents and friends. Partners: LGBT+ Baie-des-Chaleurs and the Chaire de recherche sur l’homophobie de l’UQAM Area of intervention: Community vitality and well-being Services: Research and experimentation ; Analysis and diagnosis …

Perception of the local population regarding the potential development of Pointe-au-Maquereau

The Conseil régional de l’environnement de la Gaspésie et des Îles-de-la-Madeleine wishes to know the opinion of the population of the municipalities of Port-Daniel-Gascons and Chandler regarding the potential development of Pointe-au-Maquereau. Client: Conseil régional de l’environnement de la Gaspésie et des Îles-de-la-Madeleine Area of intervention: Land use and local development Services: Research, Analysis and…

Synergie Gaspésie

Strengthen collaboration between businesses and organizations to make Gaspésie a model region in the circular economy. Partner: RECYC – QUÉBEC Area of intervention: Adaptation to social and climate change Services: Support and accompaniment Year: 2016 Researcher: Étienne Jean-St-Laurent The circular economy: driver of sustainable development The circular economy is a system of production, exchange and…

Portrait of LGBTQ+ people in Gaspésie and Îles-de-la-Madeleine

Compile a portrait of the realities of the LGBTQ+ community of Gaspésie and Îles-de-la-Madeleine and promote their social inclusion and their well-being. Partner: Association LGBT+ Baie-des-Chaleurs Area of intervention: Community vitality and well-being Service: Applied research Year: 2014 Researcher: Laurence Lépine The project was split into two main stages. The first involved meeting with several…

Youth on the move in Senegal’s Saloum Islands: A sociological survey of youth migration in the rural community of Dionewar, Saloum Delta, Senegal

Addressing the poverty of the Saloum Islands by improving the capacity of women’s groups in the villages of Dionewar, Niodior and Falia to adapt to climate changes that are affecting the dynamics of mangrove ecosystems and reducing the production of shellfish and fish.