development

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Holiday Peace Fair

Nov 14, 2009
St. David's United Church
3303 Capitol Hill Cres NW
Calgary , AB
Canada
51° 4' 53.364" N, 114° 7' 23.4408" W
Alberta CA
Buy unique gifts & seasonal treasures from over 25 vendors working for peace, social justice and the environment.
Book Review
Sep 17, 2009

A better way for Africa

Joan Baxter
Dambisa Moyo is a young Zambian economist whose runaway bestselling book, Dead Aid: Why Aid is not Working and How there is a Better Way for Africa, has taken the world by storm.
Blog
Sep 1, 2009

Empower women to save the world

Kelly Crichton
Just about everyone working in development projects around the world has known the secret to success for some time -- put women in charge and your chances of a positive outcome are greatly enhanced.
Blog
Aug 14, 2009

Is the U.S. funding the Taliban?

Dave Markland
Some U.S. officials push the dubious story that Iran is supporting the Taliban. Observers say the Taliban extort money from aid projects.
Podcast
Aug 5, 2009

Still losing hotel rooms

Redeye
Single room occupancy rooms are vanishing from Vancouver's downtown eastside taking with them a rich and vibrant community.
Podcast
Aug 1, 2009

Ski hill a Trojan horse

Redeye
Critics say a new ski resort being planned for Squamish is less about the slopes and more about the 6000 condos and two golf courses.
Podcast
Jul 11, 2009

Squamish development drives cougars into town

Redeye
There have been a rash of cougar sightings and two attacks near this community north of Vancouver. Brian Vincent of Big Wildlife blames Olympic-fueled development
Blog
Jul 10, 2009

Fundraising for the hungry - report from the G8

Kelly Crichton
The buzz at the G8 all week was that the leaders of the rich world would ante up $15 billion in food aid and development money. Then a few hours before the final wrap, we heard it was $20 billion.

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