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Natalie Slawinski

Sustainable Business

Rebuilding the community through social innovation: the PLACE model

Residents of Canada's Fogo Island have depended on cod for centuries as a primary source of income. In 1992, the Canadian government announced a moratorium on cod fishing in the northern Atlantic Ocean as a way to bolster a dwindling stock. However, this measure generated a wave of unemployment that forced many residents of Fogo Island to leave the industry and the community, significantly decreasing the island's population.

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