• PechaKucha Nanaimo
    • March 12, 2019

    PechaKucha Night Vol.8

    Gift and Exchange: Recognizing Giving and Receiving as Foundational to the Human Experience From the tangible to intangible, the conventional to unconventional and the practical to impractical, giving gifts and exchanging offerings are practices that extend cross-culturally, are timeless and...

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  • Visiting Scholar
    • February 15, 2019

    Visiting Scholar - Dr. Marc-Andre Lavigne

    World VIUPoints - Visiting Scholar Presentation “We have great ideas! Why don’t policymakers listen to us?” Bringing innovation to any community requires specific skills, from thinking outside the box to mobilizing various stakeholders. Nevertheless, great ideas are often pushed aside and do not...

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  • 2018 WLCE Field School
    • February 4, 2019

    2018 WLCE Douglas Ribeiro da Silva International Field School - Case Study Volume

    2018 WLCE Douglas Ribeiro da Silva International Field School - Perus, Brazil Case Study Volume VIU WLCE is very pleased to release the Case Studies Volume as a result of the 2018 WLCE Douglas Ribeiro da Silva International Field School. This case study volume — available in English and Portuguese...

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  • GRTSP
    • February 2, 2019

    Gold River Tourism Strategic Plan

    VIU WLCE is pleased to share the Gold River Tourism Strategic Plan.  Between April and October of 2018, researchers from Vancouver Island University’s (VIU) World Leisure Centre of Excellence (WLCE), Master of Community Planning Program (MCPP), and Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Region Research...

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  • BCTIC
    • February 2, 2019

    2019 BC Tourism Industry Conference

    2019 BC Tourism Industry Conference February 27 - March 1, 2019 JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Vancouver, BC For over 20 years, the BC Tourism Industry Conference has been providing a forum for tourism businesses and stakeholders from around British Columbia to come together to learn from experts and...

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  • Island-Coast Regional Forum
    • February 1, 2019

    Vancouver Island / Coast Regional Forum - BC Recreation and Parks Association

    Vancouver Island / Coast Regional Forum  The strength of networking The 2019 Vancouver Island/Coast Region forum is a 1 -day gathering that facilitates dialogue on current themes directly related to the business and people of Parks & Recreation. Important Information: Forum Date: February 22,...

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  • Perus SP
    • January 27, 2019

    World VIUPoints: Favela Tourism and the Occupation Movement - Global Citizens Week

    Favela Tourism and the Occupation Movement Slum Tourism is controversial and yet it has the potential to overcome discrimination through community development.  Join the VIU students and faculty who went to Brazil and hear the stories of a transformative experience. What: World VIU Points – Global...

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  • Pechakucha
    • November 5, 2018

    PechaKucha Night

    PECHAKUCHA IS BACK! Movement, transition and change have forever alighted the imagination and provoked fundamental truths about what it means to be human. Join us on Monday, November 19 for Journeys: Mobility and Metaphor, a PechaKucha night that will explore how we move and are moved, whether...

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    • January 12, 2018

    RPLC Webinar Series

        Rural Policy Learning CommonsJanuary 2018 - v.2.UPCOMING WEBINARSOCIAL ENTERPRISE: BUILDING OPPORTUNITIESThursday, JANUARY 18, 2018, 10:00 am Central CSTTO REGISTER CLICK: http://ow.ly/5NJF30h9Zb8ABSTRACT:In this webinar, you will hear about how three social enterprise organizations are...

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    • March 1, 2017

    2016 Annual Report

    2016 Annual Report

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