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Cycling infrastructure in Cabo San Lucas: strategy, challenges and opportunities

By Simon L’Allier ~ ~ The majority of my time working with IMPLAN Los Cabos has been spent planning a network of bicycle infrastructure for the city of Cabo San Lucas. This blog entry outlines the general strategy that I … Continue reading

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When the rubber hits the (paved) road

Simon L’Allier has just begun his 6-month CIDA internship with SCI, where his work will focus on greenway planning. ~ ~ The need of transportation is common to every human being on the planet. Whether it is the tiniest village … Continue reading

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Flood Risk and Urban Resilience in Dakar

Clara Ganemtore is SCI’s most recent addition to our Affiliated Researcher Program.  She is studying regional and urban planning at the London School of Economics. Her work centres on urban resilience to environmental threats. Based on a case study of … Continue reading

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How to make a street accessible while protecting its heritage features at the same time? After months of discussion, Colima still hasn’t come up with an answer…

Alejandra Perdomo Ibanez has been in Colima for almost 6 months. Her internship is focused on urban planning. ~ ~ Accessibility is increasingly becoming a key consideration in city planning and design. But this has not always been the case. City … Continue reading

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All you need is chalk: The perception of accessibility, disability, and universal design in Colima’s public spaces

Breanne Harder just wrapped up her 6-month internship in Colima, Mexico, where her work focused on urban planning and public space. ~  ~ During my internship at IPCo, my project ‘Accessible Colima’ focused on understanding accessibility in Colima’s public spaces, … Continue reading

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SCI Youth Intern Profile #5 : Tiffany Tong

In the lead up to the United Nations International Youth Day on August 12th, we will be profiling 5 of our interns and the work they have done to support youth-led development around the world. ~ ~ Name: Tiffany Tong … Continue reading

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