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New Global Initiative on Urban Resilience Announced at Rio+20

June 22, 2012 - in Emergency, Projects

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability and partners unveiled a new initiative that will catalyze urban resilience action worldwide at the Rio+20 Global Town Hall today. The Global Initiative on Urban Resilience (GIUR) bolsters disaster resilience - one…

Online Maps of BC Show Crash Hot Spots

June 1, 2012 - in Transportation

Potential dangers on the road are highlighted by a new series of interactive online maps produced by the Insurance Corp. of B.C. The provincewide maps,…