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CanU Charter | La Charte

La charte, La première ébauche de la Charte de l’urbanisme canadien a été discutée lors de l’événement CanU1, tout premier forum du Conseil canadien d’urbanisme tenu à Toronto en 2009.  Depuis, plusieurs urbanistes de partout à travers le pays ont collaboré à la rédaction de la version finale de la Charte de l’urbanisme canadien. Cette […]

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CanU Charter | La Charte

The first draft of The Charter for Canadian Urbanism was introduced at CanU1, the first annual summit of the Council for Canadian Urbanism in Toronto in 2009.Since that time urbanists from across the country have collaborated to craft the final Charter for Canadian Urbanism. The final Charter was ultimately ratified and signed on September 29, 2013 […]

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Leadership in City Building – September 28, 2013 – Keynote Event

As part of the program for CanU5 in Halifax (Sept. 27-28), the Council for Canadian Urbanism is presenting a “Leadership in City Building” panel event. Saturday, September 28, 2013 1pm, Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax This event is open to the public and admission is free It will feature a lively panel discussion on the current […]

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Oh Canada: Canadian Urbanism From Coast to Coast

What makes Canadian urbanism distinctive? An overview of urbanism from the Pacific to the Atlantic is followed by a fast-paced Pecha Kucha presentation with leading Canadian urbanists discussing current best practices in community design for urban and suburban settings. PRESENTERS David Gordon, MCIP, RPP, AICP (Queen’s University), Brent Toderian, MCIP, RPP (Toderian Urban Works), Jean […]

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CanU5 – National City-Building Leadership Summit, Halifax, September 27-29

CanU5 Summit took place in Halifax Sep 27-28, 2013. Attended by participants from across the country, the Summit concluded with the signing of the CanU Charter. For a summary of the Summit proceedings click here

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Membership

As established at the Calgary CanU4 Summit in October 2012, membership in the Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU) is now open to all professionals interested in CanU’s goals, and in promoting sustainable, liveable and authentic Canadian Urbanism. CanU membership advantages and opportunities to contribute include: Be part of a professional advocacy organization and a community together […]

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Become a Member

To become a Member of The Council for Canadian Urbanism, please follow these simple steps below:   To create an account and register, Click Here. Already have an account?  Login below, then Click Here Forgot your password? Click here. For technical assistance or problems registering, please contact membership@canu.ca.

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Open letter to the leadership of Canada’s Federal political parties

March 31, 2011 Open letter to the leadership of Canada’s Federal political parties: A federal election has been called, and all Canadians are discussing critical issues regarding the future of our country. The Council for Canadian Urbanism (or CanU) is very pleased to contribute to this national discussion, and submits this 10 point “call-to-action” to the […]

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CANU3 Symposium

CanU3 explored key topics around Urbanizing the Region –  an interest to planners, designers, architects, engineers, developers, and urbanist of all stripes. After the success of the Toronto and Montreal events, CanU3 doubled the list of invitees from the previous symposia and expanded this unique event to 2.5 days of keynote speakers, walking tours, and […]

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CANU2 Symposium

The second National Symposium of Canadian Urbanist (CanU2) took place in Montreal just ahead of the CIP conference. Organized by the Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU), the event gathered of 60 professionals from across the country for animated discussions of key issues faced by Canadian urbanism. The Symposium took place at the Montreal Biosphere and […]

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