The Prosperity Framework has guided and coordinated the economic development activities across Cape Breton and Mulgrave for the past five years. The success behind the Framework exists in its all-encompassing strategy that strengthens our region’s focus on cross-industry collaboration. The foundation of the Framework incorporates data from existing economic development work, community strategic plans, stakeholder consultations, and other pertinent documents, to build an overarching blueprint for economic development opportunities for Cape Breton and Mulgrave.
Called an ‘exemplary initiative’ in the Now or Never: An Urgent Call to Action for Nova Scotians report, the Prosperity Framework has four overarching goals to guide its activities:
Cape Breton and Mulgrave’s future economic growth will be a result of leveraging, modernizing, and promoting some of the traditional industries and sectors that have inherent long-term sustainable competitive advantages. These include:
Additional focuses of the Framework include: