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Jane's Walks
May 2, 2014 - 9:00am - May 4, 2014 - 4:00pm

Jane’s Walks

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Community Development Institute

Call for Presentations - 2014 Canadian Rural Revitalization Conference
June 15, 2014 - 4:30pm
Deadline for Submissions is June 15, 2014 @ 4:30 pm
Please download attached documents for more info re: submission

The Community Development Institute at UNBC will host the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation’s annual conference September 25-27, 2014 in Prince George.
The conference theme, New Realities, New Relationships will explore the changing relationships across industry, local and senior levels of government, and community organizations as new development opportunities and challenges emerge.

UBC Centre for Cultural Planning and Development

Online Professional Development Course: Creating Culture Plans
September 8, 2014 - 10:50am
CPD Learning Units: 

Acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to develop, implement and evaluate culture plans. This includes:

University of the Fraser Valley

International Planning and Development: Adapting to Climate Change
May 7, 2014 - 5:30pm - 8:20pm
UFV Abbotsford Campus
33844 King Rd.

Advance your knowledge in urban and rural development strategies to address climate changes.  Globalized economy, technological changes, demographic shifts and environmental degredation are topics covered.

Who Will Benefit From This Course:

Langara College Applied Planning

Mobilizing for Climate Change: Adaptation in Action
May 23, 2014 - 8:30am - 4:30pm
Langara College
100 W 49th Ave
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Mobilizing for Climate Change - Adaptation in Action Deborah Harford, Executive Director, Adapation to Climate Change Team, SFU

Simon Fraser University - Continuing Studies, City Program

Communicating Sustainability for Awareness, Accountability, and Action
April 25, 2014 - 9:00am - April 26, 2014 - 5:30pm
SFU Vancouver - Harbour Centre
515 W. Hastings Street, Vancouver
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Sustainability can provoke reactions ranging from fear and denial to inspiration and innovation—or it can simply be misunderstood and ignored.

In this course, you’ll learn to understand this complexity in order to engage others and bring sustainability projects to life.

Heritage Vancouver Society

Top Ten Endangered Sites Bus Tour
April 12, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Juncture of the 1400 block of Angus Drive one block east of Granville
Juncture of the 1400 block of Angus Drive one block east of Granville
CPD Learning Units: 

Climb aboard for an exclusive guided tour of Heritage Vancouver's 2014 Top Ten Endangered sites! Be prepared for a mystery tour around Vancouver and take in all of this year's Endangered Sites.  Since 2001 Heritage Vancouver has published a list of the most endangered sites in Vancouver.  The ten sites you will visit represent the ongoing challenges we face in building a future for heritage in Vancouver. 

ULI BC - Urban Land Institute

ULI Spring Conference in Vancouver (April 9-11)
April 9, 2014 - 7:00am - April 11, 2014 - 7:00pm
Vancouver Convention Centre West
1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3
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ULI BC is very excited about a major global real estate conference taking place for the Urban Land Institute (ULI) in April in Vancouver.  This is the first time such a conference is hosted outside of the United States.

Regional District of Nanaimo, with BC Healthy Communities and Healthy Families BC

From Silos to Systems: Building Partnerships for Healthy Communities
April 10, 2014 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Deep Bay Marine Field Station
370 Chrome Point Rd.
Bowser (near Qualicum Beach)
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This workshop will support collaboration to build a healthier community, as well as the development or implementation of partnership between local governments, health authorities and community organizations. We will focus on identifying areas of shared interest and the unique assets that different sectors can contribute to collaborative partnerships.

We welcome local organizations and Electoral Area H community groups and individuals.

This workshop is free to attend.  Lunch and healthy snacks will be provided.

Simon Fraser University

Choosing the Happy City, with Charles Montgomery
March 26, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Goldcorp Center for the Arts
149 West Hastings, Vancouver
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Admission is free, but reservations are required.  Reserve at

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