2010 CIP Conference - General Information - Partners
CIP would like to thank the Global Planners Network (GPN), l'Ordre des Urbanistes du Québec (OUQ), and the Commonwealth Association of Planners (CAP) for their collaboration with us in putting on this conference.
CIP gratefully acknowledges the contribution of the Natural Resources Canada, whose financial assistance helped make this conference possible.
About Global Planners Network
The Global Planners Network is a group of spatial planning institutes and other organizations, who have signed the Vancouver Declaration. Members sign this declaration to show their commitment to working "together, and with others, to tackle the challenges of rapid urbanization, the urbanization of poverty and the hazards posed by climate change and natural disasters." Current GPN membership extends to 25 organizations representing more than 150,000 planners.
About l'Ordre des Urbanistes du Québec
Established in 1963, l'Ordre des Urbanistes du Québec is one of the province's 45 professional orders governed by the Office des professions du Québec. OUQ's nearly 800 members are professional planners who have trained in planning and management of rural, urban, and regional development.
About the Commonwealth Association of Planners
The Commonwealth Association of Planners is concerned with the planning and management of settlements and regions across the Commonwealth. Professional organizations of urban and regional planners across the Commonwealth are members. CAP is a forum for creative ideas and practical action to make healthy, attractive and competitive towns, cities and regions.