Le Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ) is pleased to welcome Benoit Seveno, newly appointed as Communications and Marketing Officer. He took office on April 18 in Halifax. 

Native from France, Victoria holds a Master's degree in Marketing, Communication et Culture de from the University of Lille, in France. His many professional experiences in France and Canada have enabled him to be in charge of membership for a not-for-profit organization in Montréal (Qc), to manage the economic development for the Town of Truro (Ns) as well as supervising communications for the French Association of Renewable Energy in Paris, France. He also taught Business and management at the NSCC Campus in Truro, NS.

"I am very excited to join the CDÉNÉ team today" he said. "My mission here is a perfect combination of everything I like to achieve, and I know that the CDÉNÉ's actions will have a very positive impact on the Provincial economy in the upcoming months".

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CDÉNÉ wishes you a good National Acadian Day ⭐️

DG CDENE et DG OceanJulie Oliver (Executive Director of the CDÉNÉ) and Jules Leblanc (President and owner of Ocean Pride) at the facilities in Saint Pierre where the first transformation of sea cucumber will take place.

bienvenue au CDENELe Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ) is pleased to welcome Sarah Robicheau as Project Coordinator on the Economic Advancement of Women. She started July 11, 2017 in Halifax, where she will be based.

photo RDV2017 RVFFAFrom left to right: Ronnie Leblanc (prefect representing the region of Clare), Julie Oliver (Director General of the CDÉNÉ), Danny Muise (sub-prefect representing the Argyle region), Alfred Poirier (sub-prefet representing Inverness). Missing from the photo, Laurier Samson (employee of the municipality representing the Richmond area)

bienvenue au CDENELe Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ) is pleased to welcome Victoria Martin, newly appointed as Communications and Marketing Officer. She took office on July 31 in Halifax.

mosaiqueFind messages from CDÉNÉ employees on video to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary!

cdene vente camp grand portageThe Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ), in partnership with ÉcolesPlus, organized a mini-camp for entrepreneurship for Grade 6 students at the Grand Portage School in Sackville. The sale took place on June 9th.

aga 2017Halifax, June 9, 2017 - The Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ) held its 18th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 6 from the Université Sainte-Anne campus in Halifax. Each region attended the AGM by videoconference from the four other campuses of Université Sainte-Anne in Tusket, Petit-de-Grat, Saint-Joseph-du-Moine and Pointe-de-l'Église. This was an opportunity for the CDÉNÉ to take stock of the activities and achievements of the last year with its members.

AGAHalifax, May 26, 2017 - The CDÉNÉ Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 10 am on the campuses of Université Sainte-Anne in Halifax, Tusket, Pointe-de-l'Église, Saint-Joseph- du-Moine and Petit-de-Grat.

rs reporter pvtistes canadaHalifax, May 25, 2017 - CDÉNÉ Economic Immigration Services responded to questions from Anne Deverre, the official reporter for PVTistes.net for Canada, on the Nova Scotia labor market. This site is particularly popular for French and Belgian young people who have obtained or wish to obtain a Working Holiday Visa to work and discover Canada. 

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CDENE a Destination AcadieHalifax, April 19, 2017 - From April 2 to 8, the Conseil de développement économique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (CDÉNÉ) traveled to Morocco to participate in Destination Acadie, a forum on mobility in Atlantic Canada.