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Use this printable resource as a visual reference for action areas within local government, as primer for those on your team who may be new to the concept of equity in government policy and planning, or as a quick reference summarizing the more in-depth content of the Equity Action Guide.

This guide is for local governments across the province working to implement and champion equity across social, economic, environmental and cultural domains. 

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.

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.

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.

Healthy Public Policy is a powerful tool for governments to meaningfully improve the lives of their constituents. To support local and Indigenous governments in B.C. to enact healthier public policies, BC Healthy Communities is launching a new set of talks called Creating Healthy Public Policy - Local Government Leaders Speaker Series. The next talk in this series, Affordable Housing Land Acquisition Strategies, happens August 11.

Nov 30 2020 - 11:30am to Dec 3 2020 - 1:45pm

The 2020 Livable Cities Forum will offer a platform and venue to come together to discuss and workshop how to advance our work on climate change, while building resilience into our communities. Bringing together municipal practitioners, elected officials, resilience thinkers, and community experts, the Forum will offer both keynote presentations and breakout sessions where participants will be able to work through challenges and ideate solutions to these problems. Registration is complimentary.

2020 Provincial Elections in BC Moving in a Livable Region All Candidates Forum
Oct 15 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

What do you think should be the future of mobility and land use in B.C.? Join Moving in a Livable Region and George Affleck (BC Liberal Party), Bowinn Ma(BC NDP), and Harrison Johnston (BC Green Party) as they talk about what their party can and will do for the future of this province.

Event details: Thursday, October 15th, 2020 | 2:00-3:30pm PDT

Registration from Eventbrite 


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