Social Capital with Milton Friesen

Can you measure community development?

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Milton Friesen is a member of the think tank Cardus and is considered one of Canada’s leading thinkers in the area of social capital and its impact on neighborhood development.

For our recently-formed, Neighbours Community of Practice, Milton lead a discussion on social capital covering these areas of the topic:

What is social capital?

The history of social capital

Why is social capital research important?

How can social capital be measured?

Social capital scales AND

Possible measure


You can listen to this discussion here and follow along with Milton's powerpoint presentation (see below).


For more information on Social Capital and to connect with Milton, click here!

To learn more about our Neighbours Community of Practice, email Rachel!