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Evaluation of Success: ‘The Market’ pop-up in Fort Langley

My name is Keteirah Reimer. I am going into my fourth and final year of studies at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) in Abbotsford. I will be graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree, specializing in Global Development, Business, and Communications. Additionally, I will be graduating with a Liberal Arts Diploma and a … Continue reading Evaluation of Success: ‘The Market’ pop-up in Fort Langley

UN-Habitat Virtual Internship Reflection

Jacqueline Fanta A blog post by Jacqueline Fanta Reflecting on her virtual summer internship 2021 with UN-Habitat Nairobi for Global Development Studies 396/310, a course supervised and taught by Dr.Cherie Enns at the University of The Fraser Valley Figure 1 Author Jacqueline Fanta My 18-year-old little sister, Wilma, surprised me one day with a simple … Continue reading UN-Habitat Virtual Internship Reflection

INNOVATIVE GOVERNMENT OF LARGE URBAN SYSTEMS (IGLUS)

IGLUS is an swiss action research program with a mission: " To contribute to the better governance of increasingly larger, complex and dynamic urban systems." IGLUS provides a platform to learn, share, experiment and anticipate urban challenges. Check out the link to their website to learn more about current housing solutions, how pandemics are shaping … Continue reading INNOVATIVE GOVERNMENT OF LARGE URBAN SYSTEMS (IGLUS)

Just Imagine…

a reflection on the potential of urban innovation following a post-pandemic era - by Alli Di Giovanni Imagine... It’s 2030 and you hop on the West Coast Express in the early morning to head to your office job in Vancouver’s downtown core. As you arrive at the station and look out to the water you … Continue reading Just Imagine…