Recent Submissions

  • Plan Canada - Volume 39, Number 3 (July/August 1999) 

    Unknown author (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    North of 60 / Au nord du 60 ème
  • Contents 

    Unknown author (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    Table of contents for Plan Canada Volume 39, Number 3 (July - August 1999).
  • North of 60 

    Young, Alan (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    The theme of this issue is ''North of 60," the vast and sparsely populated area of Canada lying north of sixty degrees latitude. With this collection of six articles devoted to planning in the Territories, Plan Canada ...
  • It will be our own: Community empowerment in the North 

    Murchie, Graham (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    The establishment of Nunavut overshadowed another story of empowerment, that of the Community Empowerment program. This was initiated in 1996 to break the "vicious cycle of dependency and despair" afflicting the ...
  • Principles for successful community planning in norther Native Canadian communities 

    Aubrey, Donald (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    Successful community planning in northern native communities requires a distinctive approach that ensures the predominance of community priorities. This approach can be stated in principles or rules which pay close ...
  • From theory to practice: Land use planning in the Gwich'in Settlement Area 

    Greening, Hillaire; Gonzales, Neida (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    Land use planning in the Gwich'in Settlement Area is based on a co-management framework in which a variety of stakeholders work together in a formal relationship. Comanagement represents a shift in resource management, ...
  • Community planning in Nunavut: The creation of Nunavut 

    Winter, Wayne (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    On April 1, 1999, Nunavut, Canada's newest territory, became a reality. Comprising one-fifth of Canada's landmass, but only one one-thousandth of its population, the territory faces a unique set of challenges. ...
  • A northern planner's perspective: One opinion 

    Robertson, Ian D. (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    Determining whether land-use planning in Canada's north has been successful is a question of perspective, attitude and political expectation. Most planning activity over the past thirty years has been reactionary rather ...
  • Preparing for a new territory 

    Tannis, Tamara (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    The division of the Northwest Territories on April 1, 1999, represented years of preparation for responsible self-government in Nunavut. Northern planners played a central role in the development of the land reform ...
  • The views of Canadian planners on growth problems and growth management strategies 

    Skaburskis, Andrejs; Brunner, Bonnie (Canadian Institute of Planners, 1999)
    This report presents an overview of the growth management practices in Canadian municipalities as revealed through interviews with planning directors. The major problems include the gap between the supplied and the ...