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Save the Date for High Ground 2024!

Join us from March 22 to March 23, 2024 at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in Vancouver.

Revisit High Ground 2023
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Nurturing leadership for inclusive, equitable and sustainable communities.

We are an independent public policy think tank with a mission to foster and support leadership for inclusive, equitable and sustainable communities.

We believe that communities who value social justice, the environment and strong local economies are healthier and happier places to live.

E-newsletter (November 2023)

Here’s our November Briefing Notes edition, with stories about COP 28, accessibility and public spaces, sustainable housing, Indigenous culture and the digital environment, and more…

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Conversation Series

In the fourth edition of our Webinar Conversation Series, we will cover topics including decarbonization, accelerating community energy transformation, supporting women in local governance, and more.

Join us for the fourth event on Thursday, October 26 from 4pm to 5pm PDT for a webinar on the Retention of Progressive Women and Gender Minorities in Municipal Elected Offices, hosted in partnership with the Feminist Campaign School.

Learn more about our conversation series




We’re committed to lifelong learning that benefits all segments of society. We recognize that the skyrocketing cost of education makes it difficult to return to the classroom for further learning, retraining, or skills advancement. That’s why we offer lifelong learning scholarship opportunities.

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