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“There Are No Banks Here” Financial & Insurance Exclusion in Winnipeg’s North End
Financial exclusion is a matter of growing concern in Canada considering the decline in the number of mainstream bank branches in some inner-cities and the concurrent rise in the number of fringe banks. This study reports ...
An Assessment of STD/HIV Prevention Health Care and Youth Service in Winnipeg: The Youth and STD/HIV Prevention Project
The aim of this study was to identify current STD resources and services in Winnipeg and to identify barriers hindering the provision of STD prevention by health care and youth service providers. The study also examined ...
Native housing conditions in Winnipeg
(Institute of Urban Studies, 1983)
The True North Arena: Downtown Revitalization and Decision-Making in Winnipeg
In 2001, Winnipeg’s City Council approved the demolition of the 96 year-old Eaton’s building to make way for a new sports arena in the heart of the city’s downtown. In spite of a growing body of research showing that sports ...
A community based needs consultation of the inner city : notes from focus group sessions
(Institute of Urban Studies, 1989)
The structure and organization of urban development corporation
This study is designed to assist the Metropolitan Corporation of Greater Winnipeg in the formulation of proposals for a development corporation by presenting a description and appraisal of the organizational methods employed ...
What Makes a Good Urban Neighbourhood, Final Report
The Summer Institute is the main component of WIRA’s educational mandate, and targets university students and community practitioners. It builds knowledge and capacity at the community level and adopts a practical, hands-on ...
Where's Downtown? Varying Geographic Definitions of Winnipeg's Downtown and Inner City, 1947-2004
(Institute of Urban Studies, 2016-07-27)
This series of maps was created to provide a basic overview of how downtown Winnipeg has been defined over time and by different organizations. These definitions of downtown were downloaded from the Manitoba Land Initiative ...
Winnipeg inSight: compendium of Winnipeg planning literature
(Institute of Urban Studies, 1996-01-01)
Urban planning remains one of the biggest challenges and opportunities for cities and citizens alike, with broad implications for living conditions and the surrounding environment. The City of Winnipeg has been confronted ...
Evaluating Winnipeg's Unicity: Scholarly and Practical Perspectives
(Institute of Urban Studies, 1985-01-01)
A paper prepared by Dr. Philip H. Wichern, Associate Professor, Department of Political Studies, University of Manitoba, written at St. Paul's College, June-July, 1985.