Vancouver, BC, Canada: Our Changing Chinatown

  • 288 East Hastings Street Vancouver, BC V6A 1P1 Canada

 Walk with the Chinatown Youth Coalition and bear witness to development pressures threatening a way of life that has defined and protected the community’s low-income Chinese residents and businesses for generations. Hear community responses within the contexts of social justice and the right to remain, food security and community organizing. How can the needs of economic development also respect and serve the needs of a living community and culture of a National Historic Site and one of Vancouver’s founding neighbourhoods? 

Date & Time: Saturday May 8, 2016

Walk Start Location: 288 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 1P1 Canada
Walk End Location: 105 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 6N7 Canada

Host: Doris Chow, Chinatown Youth Coalition: Youth Collaborative for Chinatown, Chinatown Action Group, Chinatown Concern Group, Hua Foundation 

Walk Organizer: Nicole So, Youth Collaborative for Chinatown | contact:  nicoleso5@hotmail.com

Theme: Walking

Accessibility: Welcome and accessible to Seniors, Children

Registration: No, all are welcome. 

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