Home » Archive by Tags

Articles tagged with: Inclusive cities

What’s wrong with being “leftie socialist”?

February 19, 2015 – 5:06 am | 2,193 views

I am biased. Any programs that any Canadian municipality introduces with the goal of being a more inclusive service provider and employer makes me happy. Some may even call me “leftie socialist” as did one …

Volunteer Opportunity for New Immigrants in Surrey

April 20, 2014 – 6:42 am | 5,602 views

The Surrey Welcoming Communities Action Plan is Surrey community’s response to a pressing challenge of making this community more inclusive and welcoming. The Surrey Welcoming Communities Project (SWCP) brings together 25 agencies, organizations and institutions, …

Intercultural community flashmob: building community through dance

February 5, 2014 – 8:59 am | 1,299 views

Kensington-Cedar Cottage is a culturally and demographically diverse neighbourhood with one of the highest populations of new immigrants in Vancouver. It is also well-connected community with a strong history of social activism where residents form …