urban.studies@mcgill Seminar Series

The School of Urban Planning is hosting a seminar series entitled urban.studies@mcgill. The list of speakers for the Fall is attached. The seminars take place on Fridays at 12:15 P.M., in Macdonald-Harrington 420. To come : Nov. 8. Charles Small on the geography of ethnicity and race Nov. 15. Bruno Marot on the politics of […]

Plan de développement de Montréal : Compte rendu de la table ronde et mémoire par l’IPAM

(Translate this page for IPAM) L’IPAM est fière de publier son mémoire conjointement avec SUP McGill au sujet du projet de Plan de développement de Montréal. L’IPAM et l’École d’urbanisme de l’Université McGill saluent l’effort de taille que la Ville et ses professionnels ont fourni pour élaborer le PPDM. Ils reconnaissant la valeur du document […]

Why Not Montréal?

Happening in Paris! Why not here? The Université Populaire de la Citoyenneté Active grand opening is near! It proposes a large array of free courses to Parisians and metropolitans wanting to get involved in their bourough life by covering subjects such as the functioning and budgeting of the city, association management or using new media […]

Community Democracy Project to Open Entire City Budget

Interview with Sonya Rifkin, co-director and co-founder of the Community Democracy Project about the Community Democracy Project’s plan, a participatory budgeting initiative to amend the city charter, which would go on the city ballot for the Nov 2014 election. It would create a direct democratic process for Oakland voters to be directly engaged in decisions […]

State of Homelessness in Canada: 2013 released today

The Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness and the Canadian Homelessness Research Network released the first extensive Canadian report card on homelessness called State of Homelessness in Canada: 2013 today in Toronto. Highlights of the report include: 200,000 different Canadians experience homelessness each year, with as many as 1.3 million experiencing homelessness in the last five years; 30,000 Canadians are […]

Invitation: August 21st 2013 – Montréal Development Plan (In French)

(Translate this page for IPAM) L’Institut de politiques alternatives de Montréal (IPAM) est heureux de vous inviter à une table-ronde ayant pour sujet le Plan de développement de Montréal. Cette rencontre se tiendra dans les bureaux de Rayside Labossière, au 1215 rue Ontario est (Montréal), le mercredi 21 août 2013, de 17h à 19h, dans […]