Under the banner of “Committed to Action: Achieving Inclusive, Equitable, and Sustainable Communities,” we’ll hold our annual Civic Governance Forum at the Pinnacle Harbourfront Hotel in Vancouver, BC from 1pm on Friday, March 27 to late afternoon on Saturday, March 28. REGISTER NOW & GET YOUR EARLY-BIRD RATE! NEW: Pre-conference workshop – Friday, March 27, 8:30am to 12pmPersonal Journey to Reconciliation This READ MORE
The Columbia Institute’s Centre for Civic Governance held its annual Centre for Civic Governance Forum in Harrison Hot Springs from Friday, March 29 to Saturday, March 30. The theme of the 2019 event was “High Ground: Rising to the Challenge.” Program: Click here Photos: Click here . Videos: Click here . Presentations Conference Opening Stratcom’s BC Public Opinion Poll Results Poverty Reduction and Income Inequality in BC READ MORE
Commissioned by CUPE Alberta, this Back in House Workbook, Why Local Governments are Bringing Services Home , which was prepared by Gaetan Royer with Charley Beresford and Keith Reynolds, provides a practical guide to helping communities identify the outsourced work and services that can and should be brought back in house.
Looking for some holiday reading? Our final edition of Briefing Notes in 2019 features your top picks from the past 12 months, along with some favourite posts on Facebook and Twitter. Read on
In our fall issue, we spotlight inspiring stories on free transit for kids, basic income, cities designed for all, youth engaged in climate action and elections, protection for gig economy workers , sustainable economies, and so much more. Read on
Looking for some summer inspiration on climate action action, public engagement, happy cities, plastic bags, transport, and more? Take a look at the summer edition of Briefing Notes. Read full Briefing Notes