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City Conversation: Is More Housing the Only Priority?

Thursday, August 1 City Conversations: Is More Housing the Only Priority? Time: 12:30-1:30pm Place: Rm. 1600, Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings St. Cost: Free Vancouver’s city council has successfully been creating new rental and affordable housing, a popular promise it … Continue reading

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Seniors Services Society Hiring Housing Outreach Worker

Within the vision and mission statements of the Society, the Housing Outreach Worker will work as part of the housing team, under the direction of the Housing Manager, and will assist homeless and at-risk seniors to attain and/or maintain appropriate … Continue reading

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City weighs land sale for affordable homes

This article in the North Shore News by Brent Richter mentions Dialogue Fellow Peter Ladner and HomesNow. Go to the link below to for full story. http://www.nsnews.com/business/City+weighs+land+sale+affordable+homes/6998525/story.html

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The Right to Adequate Housing: A Talk by Miloon Kothari

SFU Public Square, in partnership with SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement, presents the second edition of the SFU Vancouver Speaker Series: The Right to Adequate Housing: A Talk by Miloon Kothari, on July 9, 2012. An architect by training, … Continue reading

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Notetakers needed for Housing Conference. $50 honorarium!

The Centre for Dialogue’s Housing Now: Local solutions through local collaboration workshop needs 15 student note-takers adept at texting (bringing cell phones or laptops) and tweeting and shooting video (optional). This one and a half day workshop will showcase a few selected local … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside the Box about Affordable Housing

The SFU Centre for Dialogue, in collaboration with the Urban Development Institute, City of Vancouver, Social Planning and Research Council of BC,BC Non-Profit Housing Association and other partners, invites you to a public lecture on affordable housing. Metro Vancouver’s many attributes make it a … Continue reading

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