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Past Events

Aug 18 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

In part 2 of the Living Health Equity Values conversation, participants will reflect on core values that support a health equity approach in public health organizations and on value tensions that can arise in public health practice and policy.

Aug 18 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Social isolation is not a personal choice or individual problem, but one that is rooted in community design, social norms, and long-standing system injustices. Join for a discussion on the systemic drivers of social isolation and community-level recommendations for action.

Jun 23 2021 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

As part of our PlanH program, BC Healthy Communities is excited to present a new Local Government Leaders Speaker Series, Creating Healthy Public Policy. Part I of the series, Living Wage Policies, will explore the City of Victoria’s experience in adopting a Living Wage policy in 2020. 

Jun 16 2021 - 9:15am to Jun 17 2021 - 3:00pm

Attend this year’s annual conference, "Harnessing Momentum, Steering Through Change," for a virtual learning and networking experience. Join your colleagues from around the province for interactive educational sessions, stimulating live keynotes, and new ways of networking together virtually.

Jun 15 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Join Canadian-based expert panelists from the April 2021 revision of the GDEIB (a free tool for managing and measuring DEI in organizations) as they present on the newly released benchmarks and explain how this tool can be used to help employees, leaders, and organizations engage in diversity, equity, and inclusion best practices.

May 5 2021 - 8:00am to May 7 2021 - 1:45pm

Prior to COVID-19, Canada experienced the most dramatic drop in poverty in recorded history. Between 2015 and 2018, our national poverty rate dropped from 14.5% to 11.0% and one million Canadians were lifted out of poverty.

Join Tamarack’s Cities Reducing Poverty Network virtually to explore proven and impactful pathways to ending poverty.

Apr 23 2021 - 9:00am to Apr 25 2021 - 4:45pm

This two-day intensive workshop will introduce you to key principles and strategies for the planning and designing of healthy communities. The course is intended to educate and inspire, to develop an understanding of the public health implications of policy and design decisions, and to apply a health lens to a broad spectrum of policy and design issues and initiatives.

Apr 16 2021 - 12:00pm to Apr 17 2021 - 12:45pm

Join BC Healthy Communities and the Canadian Evaluation Society – BC Chapter on April 16 from 12:00–1pm PDT for our webinar, Diverse Voices: Community-based approaches to making evaluation attainable & equitable. We’ll explore the application of feasible, equitable evaluation principles in B.C. community settings, and the significance of reciprocity when engaging in community partnerships to collaboratively learn together.

Apr 14 2021 - 1:00pm to Apr 15 2021 - 1:45pm

We are in a time of disruptive change. In communities, citizens are making their voices heard through formal and informal networks and movements. Many of these movements are having a powerful impact on issues of equity, justice, and inclusion. How can deep, durable, and sustainable change in our communities be the result of citizen movements?

Apr 9 2021 - 11:00am to Apr 10 2021 - 11:45am

Join CityStudio Vancouver for a collaboration with City staff, students, faculty, community members and elected officials at HUBBUB 16, a celebration of co-created projects that support the various City of Vancouver planning areas. This live and interactive project showcase will include guest speakers, student project pitches, and Q&A sessions.

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