Monthly Archives: June 2013

We’re Renovating

 The Centre for Dialogue offices in SFU Harbour Centre are undergoing renovations to create a new hub for dialogue programming and community engagement. Between now and mid-August, you can find us in our temporary offices: Room 2910 (Centre for Dialogue … Continue reading

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Georgia Straight Features Dialogue Students’ Bike Repair Station

The Georgia Straight has featured a project from the spring CityStudio cohort that is helping Vancouver to meet its Greenest City 2020 sustainability goals. Students Emily Louie, Kevin Chan, Ryan Trasolini, and Andrea Sanchez implemented two public bike repair stations … Continue reading

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Shauna Sylvester on Dialogue, Transportation, and the Low-Carbon Economy

From facilitating the editors of South Asia’s largest newspapers at a time of nuclear tension, to leading the most comprehensive citizen consultation on international policy in the history of Canada, Fellow Shauna Sylvester is a changemaker who thinks big. Now … Continue reading

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HomesNow Recommends Action on Affordable Housing

HomesNow has released a report outlining the barriers municipalities must overcome to create affordable housing for residents with low to mid-level incomes in Greater Vancouver. These include competing demands for municipal funding, disagreements about government jurisdiction, and a lack of … Continue reading

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Dave Meslin a Catalyst for Public Participation

Dave Meslin and the Centre for Dialogue have sparked a discussion about public participation in civic affairs. As the feature guest for the 2013 Bruce and Lis Welch Community Dialogue, Meslin worked with members of the Mayor’s Engaged City Task … Continue reading

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100 Community Conversations

  100 Community Conversations 100 Community Conversations provides an opportunity for British Columbians to explore and exchange ideas on the future of BC’s economy. These conversations will gather citizens’ perspectives on the key issues requiring consideration and strategies required, to adeptly … Continue reading

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