This gathering was designed as an "exploration of relationships through art making and connection to the Land." Its aim was to create intergenerational and intercultural connections to help non-indigenous people to gain a greater understand the historical impacts of colonization and residential schools.
In his March 20th column, Trevor Hancock talks about "Compassionate Communities",a public health approach to palliative care that “takes the responsibility . . . from a few highly trained specialists to a community that considers it ‘everybody’s business’”. read more...
Thriving in Uncertain Times
This action-oriented document will set global standards of achievement in sustainable urban development, rethinking the way we build, manage, and live in cities. It calls for cooperation with committed partners, and all relevant stakeholders.
In the fall of 2014, a group of people in Victoria, Canada who shared both an interest in their neighbourhood and a quirky sense of humourwere brought together to explore a question: Could they turn their experiences of the ups and downs of neighbourhood leadership, activism and volunteering into physical comedy sketches?