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  SCARP Professor Penny Gurstein and collaborator Carolyn Whitzman call for more equitable housing policy and shared their views in Q & A   As the COVID-19 pandemic rages, it’s highlighting unique pressures on certain groups like Canada’s seniors, Indigenous communities, and people experiencing homelessness. UBC housing expert Penny Gurstein, a professor in the...
SCARP Student Kevin Luzong gives his contribution to the UBC/Rogers Smart Cities Ideation Challenge on how 5G and other technologies could be used to address real-world municipal problems identified by the City of Kelowna.     CREATING A SMARTER CITY FROM HOME Physical distancing due to COVID-19 poses many new challenges for us as a society. But these challenges also...
  Dear SCARP Community, This is an unprecedented and deeply concerning time for us all.  The covid-19 virus has day by day changed our priorities.  Most importantly, we must do everything we can to maximise the chances of ourselves, our loved ones and communities staying healthy.    Please check the UBC web pages on a regular basis as they are being up-dated...
Transportation & Social Equity" presented by Crystal Legacy, University of Melbourne - Wed.Mar.11
Professors Susan and Norman Fainstein will be speaking at a lunch seminar at UBC on Friday 6 Mar 2020, 12.30-2.30pm This event is hosted by the Centre for Southeast Asian Research at the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs.   March 6, 2020. 12.30-2.30 PM Room 120, CK Choi Building, West Mall, UBC rsvp: https://forms.gle/K6HPgkwSRVczF8oa7  ...

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