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Incubate a Local Strategy
Module 1: Course Welcome!
Part 1: Welcome to the Course! (3:30)
Part 2: Buy Local, Buy Social (3:45)
Module 2: Where is Local?
Defining Local (includes toolkit) (5:25)
Module 3: What are the benefits of a local strategy?
Triple Bottom Line Benefits (includes toolkit) (11:12)
Module 4: The Three Stages Approach
Part 1: Local 1.0 (includes tookit) (6:13)
Part 2: Local 2.0 (includes toolkit) (4:33)
Part 3: Local 3.0
Inspirational Case Studies and Interviews
Bonus Material: Interview with Buy Social Canada (29:11)
Bonus Material Coming Soon: Building a Local Food System in Crete, Greece
Part 2: Buy Local, Buy Social
by Judy Panayos, Director of Sustainability, Supply Management at Sodexo, where she describes some inspirational Buy Local initiatives.
World Travel and Tourism Council article on travelers looking for authenticity in local:
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Skift article on travel trends, starting with local:
UNWTO report on cultural routes
Key, N. (2016, March 7). Local Foods and Farm Business Survival and Growth. Retrieved September 28, 2017, from
Packaged Facts. (2015, January 28). Packaged Facts: Sales of Local Foods Reaches $12 Billion. Retrieved September 28, 2017, from