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Ms. Constance Sentongo receives the 2018 Tim Stone Memorial Award

August 23, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

On August 20, Ms. Constance accepted the Tim Stone Memorial Award 2018 for her work with communities in the slums of Kampala. She is a Civil Engineer from the University of Cape Town and is an intern with HealthBridge. 

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Healthy Transportation Coalition makes progress towards transportation equity in Ottawa

June 27, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

Since forming in 2014, the Healthy Transportation Coalition has made steady progress towards transportation equity in the city of Ottawa.

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HealthBridge 2017 Annual Report now available!

June 18, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities, Tobacco Control & NCD Prevention, Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Health, Nutrition & Food Security

The 2017 HealthBridge Annual Report is here—with a fresh, new look!

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Livable Cities wins TUMI Global Urban Mobility Challenge!

May 29, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The award recognizes a new Livable Cities project that aims to establish a bicycle share program in Hoi An City, Vietnam.

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Mind the Step returns to Jardim Angela, São Paulo

May 28, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The project, lead by Cidade Ativa, aims to transform a well-used public staircase into a safer, more accessible public space.

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Livable Cities makes splash at WUF9

March 2, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The Livable Cities team has returned from a successful, enriching experience at the 9th session of the World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Livable Cities heads to WUF9

February 2, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The HealthBridge Foundation of Canada Livable Cities team is heading to the ninth World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia!

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Walkability Study finds room for improvement in Nagpur

January 22, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

A new report from Evangelical Social Action Forum (ESAF) and HealthBridge Foundation of Canada shares the results of a walkability study in Nagpur, India.

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New park launches in Hanoi

December 7, 2017 Filed under Livable Cities

Livable Cities and Think Playgrounds transform an underused space into one where children can run and play. 

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HealthBridge launches new report on parks

November 6, 2017 Filed under Livable Cities

In a new report, HealthBridge Foundation of Canada identifies policies from around the world that promote the development and maintenance of public parks.

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