In partnership with the Victoria Foundation, NewCities awarded three microgrants to local organizations, Aboriginal Coalition to End Homelessness, Food Share Network, and Habitat Acquisition Trust to grow their impact.
Over the course of two days in Victoria, BC, Leading by Example brought together 150 city and Indigenous leaders to unpack the challenges cities are facing and their unique power to transform into more equitable, sustainable, resilient places through the SDGs.
Indigenous city planning
Gender responsive cities
Transforming urban systems through the SDGs
Creating a sustainable and inclusive economy
6 podcasts, 5 finalist cities, 3 panels. Learn from international experts about Decarbonized Economy, Connectivity, Healthy Housing, Equity, Public Health, Communities, & more.
Taking place in our most accessible format yet, the Wellbeing Cities Forum went online in 2020, stimulating conversations among more than 500 leaders about how the pandemic has transformed our cities and exposed key equity issues at the core of urban planning.
During our two-day gathering in the heart of Montreal, 200 multi-sectoral experts from across the world met to explore how prioritizing resident wellbeing in our design and policy can build more inclusive and accessible cities for all.
Gender Inclusive Cities
Fostering Community, Fostering Wellbeing
Cities for All: Creating Inclusive, Accessible Cities
New Housing Solutions LIVE dove into how housing affordability is threatening the life of our cities and communities. Learning from international examples, we uncovered how COVID pandemic is transforming the conversation around urban housing and how organizations and cities are approaching equitable housing moving forward.