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Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
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Established in 1987, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) is a federal government agency responsible for helping to build economic capacity in the Atlantic Provinces. ACOA works to create opportunities for economic growth in Atlantic  Canada by helping businesses become more competitive, innovative and productive; by working with communities to develop and diversify local economies; and by championing the strengths of Atlantic Canada in partnership with Atlantic Canadians. The Agency plays an important role in developing and supporting policies and programs that strengthen Atlantic Canada’s economy.