What is ARDN?

The Alberta Rural Development Network (ARDN) is a not-for-profit organization that uses the combined expertise of nine Albertan post-secondary institutions to support rural development in Alberta and help rural communities grow through research and learning.


Post Secondary Partners


Years in Operation


Rural Communities


Projects Completed

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Partners & Funders

ARDN thanks and deeply appreciates the support we receive from our partners, funders and collaborators.