Monthly Archives: July 2011

Promoting Recreational Activities for Girls

Barbara Dourley just finished her 6-month Sustainable Cities internship posting in Durban, South Africa. Her work focused on the green economy. Thanks, Barbara! ~  ~ At Amaoti 3 Combined School, grade 7, 8 and 9 learners are benefiting from a new after-school … Continue reading

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Branding Your Hippopotamus: The Asia-Pacific Cities Summit

Stu Campana is one of our CIDA IYIP interns based in San Fernando in the Philippines. His work there focuses on waste management. Stu was asked to present at a Young Professionals workshop during the Asia Pacific Cities Summit in Brisbane.  Check … Continue reading

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How much green space does your city have?

Marcelino Vázquez is the Head of Environmental Planning at the Planning Institute of Colima (IPCo), a Sustainable Cities International Network member. He graduated with a degree in Architecture specializing in Environmental Planning. His primary interest, personal and professional, is establishing … Continue reading

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Pépinière B

Michael Von Buttlar, our CIDA IYIP intern based in Dakar, made a great video below (in French) regarding their municipal nursery project. Check it out!

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The Art of Participatory Planning in Colima

A fabulous video on participatory planning from Imagina Colima! Created by Colin Nekolaichuk, the video features a project by Emma Cohlmeyer. Both Colin and Emma were based in Colima as part of our CIDA IYIP youth internship program.  See the … Continue reading

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