The New Regulatory Regime for Social Enterprises in Canada: Potential Impacts on Nonprofit Growth and Sustainability

The New Regulatory Regime for Social Enterprises in Canada: Potential Impacts on Nonprofit Growth and Sustainability

Social enterprise has grown rapidly in Canada in recent years, and its growth is expected to continue. This report aims to increase our understanding of how Canada’s evolving legal framework for social enterprises is affecting, and is likely to affect, the future development of social enterprise in Canada. Its main focus is the new legal forms, specifically designed for social enterprise, that have been recently introduced in Canada.

ORGANIZATION: Centre for Voluntary Sector Studies, Ryerson University
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014
LOCATION: Canada