Resilient Cities

How do urban centres address inequality? How do cities prepare and overcome extreme weather and climate change? How do cities respond to crises such as health outbreaks or terrorist attack? How do we creating more sustainable cities/green cities? What makes a city resilient to emergencies and persistent social issues? Our experts guests will help us answer these questions.

Resilient Cities

How do urban centres address inequality? How do cities prepare and overcome extreme weather and climate change? How do cities respond to crises such as health outbreaks or terrorist attack? How do we creating more sustainable cities/green cities? What makes a city resilient to emergencies and persistent social issues? Our experts guests will help us answer these questions: Ken Greenberg, Urban Designer, Teacher,Continue reading “Resilient Cities”

Emergency Management Frameworks

  In light of recent media coverage on the accelerated outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, we speak to two experts on existing policy frameworks and institutions that respond to health crises in Canada. Joining us this week are Andrew Graham, Professor at Queen’s University School Alain Normand, Emergency Manager for the City of Brampton, OntarioContinue reading “Emergency Management Frameworks”