Ecoplan International, led by SCARP Alumni and adjunct professor Will Trousdale, has won an Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) Award for Planning Excellence for Indigenous planning, along with the Cowichan Tribes:
Aboriginal Community Planning and Development
Cowichan Tribes Community Transportation and Mobility Plan (Cowichan Valley, BC)
Awarded to: EcoPlan International and Cowichan Tribes
"...The incredible success of this Transportation and Mobility Plan, in spite of obstacles provides a much-needed example of how a strategic, feasibility-focused approach to planning can enable First Nations to build and leverage partnerships and address major challenges..."