Many of Alberta’s smaller communities are struggling with what it means to be rural in the 21st century, says the co-author of a report by the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation.
“I would point out that to me, it’s not all doom and gloom, right?” said Lars Hallstrom, director of the Prentice Institute for Global Population and Economy at the University of Lethbridge
The Prentice Institute for Global Population and Economy is located on traditional Blackfoot Confederacy
territory. We honour the Blackfoot people and their traditional ways of knowing in caring for this land, as well
as all Indigenous Peoples who have helped shape and continue to strengthen our community.