Greetings from British Columbia’s Fraser Valley:
Registration is still open for these forums, to be held in Vancouver, Canada, from 19th to
28th of June, 2006. For more details check the URLs below. The Peace Forum has a sliding
scale and the Urban Forum is free, but space is limited.
The Urban Forum begins on the 19th and ends on the 23rd, overlapping with the beginning
of the Peace Forum, which wraps up on the 28th.
I) World Urban Forum WUF3: Grassroots Women’s International Academy, Women Building Sustainable Communities Amid Rapid Urbanization and Decentralization, 12 June – 16 June, 2006 Vancouver, Canada. See http://www.huairou.org/events/WUF3/1-academy.htm
II) WUF III, The World Urban Forum was established by the United Nations to examine one of the most pressing issues facing the world today: rapid urbanisation and its impact on communities, cities, economies and policies. Registration closes 9th June. See http://www.unhabitat.org/wuf/2006/default.asp
III) World Peacce Forum WPF 2006, June 23 – 28 Vancouver Canada, an international gathering of individuals, groups and civic governments from cities and communities to envision a living culture of peace and sustainability in our lifetimes. The success of this event depends on all of us. We can work together in the journey to peace! See http://www.worldpeaceforum.ca/