A network of regional groups working collaboratively for the socio-economic development of English-speaking communities across Quebec.

To provide a forum for dialogue and discussion on issues related to the socio-economic development of the communities served by member organizations

To provide support to organizations in achieving their socio-economic development objectives, including research, training, expertise and coordination

Promote and facilitate collaborative initiatives that will contribute to the socio-economic development of the communities served by member organizations

To act, on behalf of its organizations, as a point of interaction with the various actors involved in the field of socio-economic development, including governments, institutions and other organizations

“The organizations that have come together to form RDN serve communities that face multiple socio-economic challenges while working in a minority language setting that is often not given due recognition. RDN was formed with the primary purpose of working collaboratively with organizations to assist in the development of regional English-speaking communities.”
– Brigitte Wellens, President, RDN
Founding Members

Members of RDN serve a defined territory within the province of Quebec yet do not have a provincial mandate, and fulfill a generalist role, which is to say they are involved in more than one sector of socio-economic development activity on behalf of their community.

⦁ 4Korners
⦁ Council for Anglophone Magdalen Islanders (CAMI)
⦁ Committee for Anglophone Social Action (CASA)
⦁ English Community Organization of Lanaudière (ECOL)
⦁ Megantic English-speaking Community Development Corporation (MCDC)
⦁ Neighbours Regional Association of Rouyn-Noranda
⦁ North Shore Community Association (NSCA)
⦁ Vision Gaspé-Percé Now (VGPN)
⦁ Voice of English-speaking Québec (VEQ)