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2013 Land Awards highlight leadership in sustainable land use
Real Estate Foundation of BC’s 2013 Land Awards Gala honours Carol Newel, laneway housing, an effort to cut energy use and a multi-unit housing project made of recycled shipping containers
Oct 30th, 2013
Christmas in Vancouver's brothels and sex work strolls
What are the holidays like for one of our city's most marginalized communities? VO brings you into Vancouver's brothels and onto its street corners to find out.
David P. Ball
Dec 24th, 2011
Janice Abbott of Atira Empowers Women in Remarkable Ways
Janet Abbott has made a career of helping women become more empowered. Women who've suffered the worse kinds of abuse. Atira is the result.
Linda Solomon Wood
May 23rd, 2009