Spring Gillard

Step Up

Back in 2005, I pitched an idea for a series of regional and international sustainability tours to Mark Roseland at the SFU Centre For Sustainable Community Development (CSCD). We developed “Green Scenes” and promoted it at the World Urban Forum in June of 2006. One thing led to another, and that tour program morphed into […]

Portland Green Scenes

Sorting out from my trip to Portland. I’ll be writing about the many highlights of the Community Food Security Coalition Food Policy conference in the coming weeks. Here are a few reasons why Portland is giving Vancouver (BC, not the one across the river from Portland) a run for our money in terms of being […]