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The easiest form of exercise is lifting one foot and putting it in front of the other. Simple, yet city residents have been struggling to bypass motor vehicles for foot, in their day to day undertaking. 480 more words

Urban Dialogue

Celebrating (?) Nairobi's Public Spaces #PlacemakingWeekNBI | The Arena Kenya

by Tessy Cherono Maritim

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Me, I love Nairobi. I was born and brought up here.

I enjoy Nairobi’s public spaces despite how dysfunctional they are. 417 more words


The next step.

As you may know, I’ve been studying a Bachelor of Arts with majors in Australian studies and public relations.

In the first year of my degree, I struggled through one of the most difficult essays I’ve ever written. 469 more words

Australian Studies


What is Placemaking? Placemaking is a method of designing public spaces through community engagement. It operates on the philosophy of ‘places not designs’ and uses interactive sessions to discover the needs, aspirations and views of citizens during the processes of planning, designing and maintain public spaces. 603 more words

SDG 11.2.1

Vision for a Healthy Houston: build the civic space of democracy on high ground


We have all heard the Harvey wakeup call. We all know we can’t continue business as usual. We have to change our ways. We will in fact be “the city that floods” unless we stop being the “city of no limits.” 1,127 more words

In The Raw Entertainment - Special Guest Speaker Gilbert Rochecouste.

In the Raw is thrilled to have internationally renowned Gilbert Rochecouste Founder & Managing DirectorVillage Well speaking at In the Raw on Sunday, November 12th between 12:10 and 12:35pm in the Special Guest Speakers Venue. 119 more words

In The Raw 2017