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Rail District Community Market

Transforming Space to Promote Food Security “Food is a unifier” – Sherlyne Omangi, Participant Collaborative Planning to create Grassroots Change Nestled in the heart of a small community called Abbotsford in British Columbia, Canada, local creators, farmers and an array of entrepreneurs now have a space to showcase their products, facilitate knowledge-transfer and ultimately reach … Continue reading Rail District Community Market

Using Tactical Urbanism to Empower Urban Farmers & Artisans

"I am happy and proud that a tactical urbanism prototype is happening here in my country"– Agnes Ruth Omollo Nairobi has a variety of micro and medium enterprises seeking to succeed as urban farmers, especially in the Makadara Sub-County. There are a variety of challenges faced by urban farmers in the Makadara Sub-County inclusive to … Continue reading Using Tactical Urbanism to Empower Urban Farmers & Artisans

Coronavirus Pandemic: Looking For Hope In Despair

GEOG/GD 464 Student Summer 2020 Due to the current pandemic situation, the normal operation and development of many cities have been affected. The COVID-19 epidemic has turned most cities in the world into a wilderness (Constable, 2020). China and the United States are the absolute hardest hit areas in this disaster. Wuhan, China is the source … Continue reading Coronavirus Pandemic: Looking For Hope In Despair