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World Urban Forum

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newDelhi

Wanna Jam?

Habitat Jam, that is, an online prelude to the World Urban Forum.

By Dorothy Bartoszewski, 2 Dec 2005


news

UBC Museum of Anthropology

Wake up, Vancouver!

'Dialogue of Cities' aims to deliver creative jolt.

By Charles Montgomery, 30 May 2006


culture

Gehry

'If One Meets an Architect, Slap Him'

Cities, slums and 'The Sketches of Frank Gehry.'

By Dorothy Woodend, 9 Jun 2006


books

James Howard Kunstler

Suburbia's Worst Enemy

Peak oil doomsayer James Howard Kunstler on the mega-impact here.

By Charles Montgomery, 12 Jun 2006


opinion

Bangladesh

Inside the World Urban Forum

DAY THREE: Poorer nations suffer for our excesses.

By Charles Montgomery, 21 Jun 2006


opinion

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The Myth of Dense Vancouver

Stats show city isn't countering flight to suburbs.

By Lance Berelowitz, 21 Jun 2006


opinion

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The Mayor Who Wowed the World Urban Forum

Bogota's Enrique Peñalosa's happy 'war on cars.'

By Charles Montgomery, 23 Jun 2006


Svend Robinson: ‘Our Last Chance to Turn Things Around’

Once the NDP’s radical star, he’s back with an agenda to rescue his party and planet.

By Geoff Dembicki