Monthly Archives: May 2012

Les arbres, les citoyens et l’espace public

Sarah-Maude Ippersiel-Guindon will be finishing up her 6-month internship in Colima, Mexico.  A native of Quebec, she also speaks English and Spanish. She has written her post on reforestation in Colima en francais. Merci, Sarah-Maude! ~ ~ Personne ne peut nier l’importance des arbres en … Continue reading

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Greening the Greenest City – With Youth!

 Eric Brown is SCI’s Youth-Led Development Coordinator. ~  ~ Sustainable Cities International co-hosted a workshop with the Vancouver Parks Board to engage youth in the issue of access to nature in Vancouver. The workshop, titled Greening the Greenest City, took … Continue reading

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Cycle Caravan in Dar es Salaam

Jill Merriman is one of SCI’s current interns based in Dar es Salaam. Just finishing up her 6-month internship, Jill’s work has focused on Local Economic Development. ~ ~ Last weekend, Nicole and I woke up bright and early to … Continue reading

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Dar es Salaam’s Contribution to Regional Food Systems Planning

Afton Halloran is continuing her research on urban agriculture in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) as part of our Affiliated Researcher Program. ~ ~ Why do we actually live in cities? That question was posed by architect Carolyn Steel during the … Continue reading

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