Making cities equitable and inclusive

Making cities equitable and inclusive

As cities swell with ever-expanding and diverse populations, social and economic problems are accompanying that growth. From urban design to democratizing civic planning, how can cities ensure that all citizens have equitable access to services and a better quality of life, strengthen connections, and develop a sense of belonging? Find out what can be done at this moderated webinar featuring four experts who will discuss how to address these pressing issues and why they are so important.

Moderator

Dr. Laila Ferreira, PhD’11 (she/her/hers) – Assistant Professor of Teaching, UBC School of Journalism, Writing and Media

Speakers

Dr. Jennifer Baumbusch, BSN’96, PhD’08 (she/her/hers) – Professor, CIHR Chair in Sex and Gender Science, UBC School of Nursing

Oludolapo Makinde, LLM’19 (she/her/hers) – Doctoral Candidate, Peter A. Allard School of Law and Liu Scholar at the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs

Kamala Todd, BA’94, MA’99 (she/her/hers) – Adjunct Professor, School of Community and Regional Planning, UBC Faculty of Applied Science, Adjunct Professor, Urban Studies Program, Simon Fraser University and Director of Indigenous City Media

Stella Zhou, BA’17, MCRP’19 (she/her/hers) – Agency Associate, STEPS Public Art and Research Associate, Monument Lab

Wednesday, September 28, 2022
12:00-1:15pm PT
Online

This webinar is open to everyone. Registration is required.

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Questions? Please contact alumni.events@ubc.ca.

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Making cities equitable and inclusive

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