Civil Society Act

As Premier I will propose a Civil Society Act that will bring a community focus to promote Active Citizenship. This purpose of this Act is:

  1. To bring a holistic, comprehensive approach to the identification of local  social and economic issues as determined by the community and the community’s proposed solutions;
  2. To promote, enhance and support localActive Citizenship that identifies and addresses local needs in their communities
  3. To increase coordination of provincial ministries, branches and departments involved in community development and economic development in order to leverage and combine resources and grants currently located in various provincial Ministries.
  4. To support innovation and capacity building in the areas of fundraising, social finance and social enterprise.
  5. To monitor and evaluate communications and analyses relative to outcomes and innovative, collaborative community-level capacity building.