Tag Archives: economy

We Are BC video

What’s Your Story? The We Are BC video project offers insight into the life of the BC economy as told in images, some of which were provided by BC residents themselves. We put out a call asking people to submit … Continue reading

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Living the New Economy Oct 15 – 20, Granville Island

6 days of events to connect people and ideas to collaborate for an economy that works for people, not the other way around! Events include permaculture and place making workshop with Mark Lakeman of Portland’s City repair;  screening of Ian … Continue reading

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City Conversations Special Edition Thursday, October 3

Immigrant? Welcome to Canada! So you’re an engineer? You can drive a cab. As part of SFU Public Square’s Community Summit week on BC’s economic future, City Conversations looks at how immigrants with advanced training have difficulty working at their … Continue reading

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Dialogue with noted economist, Dr. Robert Reich

Please join fellow SFU students for an invitation-only dialogue with noted economist, Dr. Robert Reich. SFU Public Square is bringing Dr. Reich to Vancouver as part of the 2013 Community Summit: Charting BC’s Economic Future. Reich is one of the … Continue reading

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IOU: A Conversation on the Power of Forgiveness and Debts, July 22

What comes to mind when someone slips you an “IOU”? SFU students invite you to a public dialogue to challenge your understanding of debts and forgiveness on July 22nd at the Surrey City Centre Library. IOU is a dialogue that will … 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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