Monthly Archives: January 2019

Healthy Communities and Planning for the Public Realm

Healthy Communities and Planning for the Public Realm

Loretta Ryan from the Ontario Professional Planners Institute presents ‘Healthy Communities and Planning for the Public Realm’ at CHEWS. The Children’s Health and the Environment Workshop & Symposium (CHEWS) was held at Western University with the support of The Lawson Foundation.

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‘I like the “outernet” stuff:’ girls’ perspectives on physical activity and their environments

As observed globally in many other aspects of daily life, the gender gap is very much present in physical activity, with males engaging in higher levels of physical activity on average than females. This study takes a material feminist approach to explore girls’ perspectives on the features of their everyday environments that support or inhibit […]

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