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HCBD - CJPH Supplement and Evaluation Report

Canadian Journal of Public Health (CJPH) Supplement

Our final act at the HCBD CLASP Rewewal was the completion of a CJPH Supplement dedicated to the work of the HCBD CLASP I partners.  587 more words

Healthy Canada By Design

New Urbanism Promotes Healthier Living Conditions

The Congress for the New Urbanism is the leading organization promoting walkable, mixed-use neighborhood development, sustainable communities and healthier living conditions by moving away from the post WWII sprawl model. 213 more words


The Demise of Shopping Malls

Facebook friends often spark lively conversations with their comments.  Recently a post on the demise of malls provoked insightful observations.  One mall in potential distress is Boise Town Square that opened in October 1988. 439 more words

Flannel Frog

Research proposal

Participatory planning, cultural landscapes and sustainable communities: a case study of low-income housing in Black River, Mauritius

Click here to read the proposal for the research I plan to do in the first half of 2015.

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Looking Back on 2014

This year was filled with amazing opportunities to partner with clients from a wide range of backgrounds to advance sustainability as a whole. In total we assisted with the production of 12 conferences in 2014 – with plans to add more in 2015! 270 more words

And so this is Christmas...

..and the blog wishes you a very happy and peaceful one.

I’m not a particularly religious soul, but I usually try and go to the annual carol service in the church, because it’s part of what goes with living in this village.  320 more words

Farming to Improve Water Quality

Written for the Long Island Sound Study’s Fall 2014 Update, this pair of articles provides great examples of how farming–both on land and at sea–can help reduce hypoxia and improve the Sound’s water quality. 578 more words

Long Island Sound