Out-of-the-box housing solution: Seven-storey recycled tower the next phase of a project too good to contain

Five months after launching its prototype, Atira aims for a seven-storey recycled tower.

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Creating Safer Sex Work: Can a new policing policy improve relations between police and survival sex workers?

Standing alone under the bleak overpass by the Alexander Street railway tracks, DJ Joe holds up a small white card as a train rumbles by beyond a fence. A white car slides slowly by, and Joe clutches her arms for warmth from the chilly air. Her foldable, two-sided card would fit easily into the long-time sex worker advocate’s pocket or wallet. Thousands will be handed out to survival sex workers on the street and at support centres around the Downtown Eastside.

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