Urban
Resilience
Governance

The Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab in Urban Resilience Gov­er­nance is a col­lab­o­ra­tive ini­tia­tive that brings togeth­er actors from across Cana­da work­ing on urban resilience, from city man­agers to pri­vate enter­pris­es, non-prof­it organ­i­sa­tions, cit­i­zens and aca­d­e­m­ic researchers. Cité-ID is an incu­ba­tor for new inter-sec­toral evi­dence-based approach­es and inno­v­a­tive prac­tices in urban resilience.

News

Apr 8, 2020

A mod­el Recov­ery plan — Covid-19 pan­dem­ic” offered to Que­bec municipalities A model "Recovery plan - Covid-19 pandemic" offered to Quebec municipalities

Post-cri­sis recov­ery is often neglect­ed, which increas­es the con­se­quences of an event, delays the return to nor­mal and reduces learn­ing. To bet­ter recov­er from the pan­dem­ic, the ASCQ offers Que­bec munic­i­pal­i­ties a mod­el of COVID-19 recov­ery plan.This new recov­ery plan is based on the ini­tia­tive devel­oped by the ASCQ and the Cité-ID Liv­ingLab of ENAP-École nationale d’administration publique to improve the recov­ery prac­tices of munic­i­pal­i­ties since 2019. This tool demon­strates the inter­est of com...

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Mar 31, 2020

Cité-ID Liv­ingLab Scholarships Cité-ID LivingLab Scholarships

The Cité-ID Liv­ingLab is cur­rent­ly seek­ing appli­ca­tions from stu­dents or future stu­dents who wish to work on three research projects. To apply : Send your CV, cov­er let­ter and tran­script to the direc­tor of the Cité-ID and become a stu­dent researcher at ENAP. https://​bit​.ly/​2​v​DQCMa...

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Mar 11, 2020

Social Cap­i­tal Research Syn­the­sis Report Unveiled Social Capital Research Synthesis Report Unveiled

The Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab and the Mai­son de l’innovation sociale (MIS) have devel­oped a research project to meet these objec­tives, in part­ner­ship with the City of Mon­tréal, which aims to assess the rel­e­vance of the con­cept of social cap­i­tal as a vec­tor of urban resilience in dif­fer­ent contexts.This project has three main objectives:1. to devel­op an appro­pri­ate tool for mea­sur­ing social capital;2. to under­stand the mech­a­nisms for cre­at­ing social cap­i­tal; and 3. to devel­op a tool for mea­sur­ing socia...

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Feb 23, 2020

Webi­nar pre­sent­ing a Mod­el Recov­ery Plan Webinar presenting a Model Recovery Plan

On Feb­ru­ary 11, 2020, our team pre­sent­ed a prac­ti­cal tool for under­tak­ing post-flood recov­ery in Québec. Work­ing in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Québec Civ­il Secu­ri­ty Asso­ci­a­tion and the Min­istry of Pub­lic Secu­ri­ty, Cité-ID pre­sent­ed a Mod­el Recov­ery Plan. The aim of the webi­nar was to famil­iar­ize par­tic­i­pants with the tools includ­ed in the Plan so that they might even­tu­al­ly adopt them and try them out in their ter­ri­to­ry. Each tool is sup­port­ed by a users’ man­u­al to facil­i­tate under­stand­ing. Finally,...

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Feb 18, 2020

Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien par­tic­i­pates in the annu­al meet­ing of the Amer­i­can Asso­ci­a­tion for the Advance­ment of Science Marie-Christine Therrien participates in the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Pro­fes­sor and Direc­tor of the Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab, Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien par­tic­i­pat­ed in a sci­en­tif­ic pan­el enti­tle­dUr­ban Resilience and Emer­gency Response: The Cli­mate Change Per­spec­tive at last week’s annu­al meet­ing of the Amer­i­can Asso­ci­a­tion for the Advance­ment of Sci­ence. The pan­el was orga­nized by the Office of the Chief Sci­ence Offi­cer of Québec and explored recent inno­va­tions to enable the evi­dence-based devel­op­ment of urban resilience. A sum­ma­ry of the pan­el is avail­able here.Marie-Ch...

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Dec 11, 2019

Review of the sec­ond phase of the post-dis­as­ter recov­ery sup­port process Review of the second phase of the post-disaster recovery support process

Dozens of par­tic­i­pants from Qué­bec’s civ­il secu­ri­ty com­mu­ni­ty gath­ered on Novem­ber 21 and 22, 2019, in Rimous­ki and Que­bec City, and on Decem­ber 2, 2019, in Repentigny, to par­tic­i­pate in pro­to­typ­ing work­shops. These work­shops were part of the sec­ond phase of an action-research project ini­ti­at­ed by the Civ­il Secu­ri­ty Asso­ci­a­tion of Québec (ASCQ) in part­ner­ship with the Min­is­ter of Pub­lic Security​(MPS). The objec­tive was to devel­op tools​“by or for” civ...

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Nov 25, 2019

Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien and research col­lab­o­ra­tors at Cité-ID co-authored a report, launched by the may­or of Lon­don, on strate­gic coor­di­na­tion for the Euro­pean Counter-Ter­ror­ism Pre­pared­ness Network Marie-Christine Therrien and research collaborators at Cité-ID co-authored a report, launched by the mayor of London, on strategic coordination for the European Counter-Terrorism Preparedness Network

Last week, the Counter-Ter­ror­ism Pre­pared­ness Net­work (CTPN) pub­lished four strate­gic reports aim­ing to share the knowl­edge and expe­ri­ence acquired by major Euro­pean cities around pro­tec­tion and pre­pared­ness against ter­ror­ism. The report was launched by the may­or of Lon­don, Sadiq Khan, in the com­pa­ny of net­work part­ners. Pro­fes­sor Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien and two Cité-ID researchers, Joris Arnaud and Julie-Maude Nor­mandin, con­tributed to the report on strate­gic coor­di­na­tion in the event of a te...

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Nov 18, 2019

Liv­ing Lab Approach to Trans­form­ing Urban Resilience Gov­er­nance: Learn­ings from a Liv­ing Lab Living Lab Approach to Transforming Urban Resilience Governance: Learnings from a Living Lab

The Regard Lab­o­ra­to­ry, ded­i­cat­ed to research on local inter­sec­toral net­works, orga­nized a sem­i­nar on Wednes­day, Novem­ber 6, 2019, at Uni­ver­sité de Mon­tréal to explain the pur­pose of the Liv­ing Lab approach to trans­form urban resilience gov­er­nance. This sem­i­nar was pre­sent­ed by Julie-Maude Nor­mandin, Research and Com­mu­ni­ca­tion codi­rec­tor of Cité-ID Liv­ingLab. The aim of this pre­sen­ta­tion was to demys­ti­fy the liv­ing lab approach which tends to spread in more and more areas. Julie-Maude also had th...

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Nov 7, 2019

Con­fer­ence orga­nized by ROHC­MUM on Prepar­ing emer­gency dis­as­ter response with and for cit­i­zens : Tran­si­tion NDG Workshops Conference organized by ROHCMUM on Preparing emergency disaster response with and for citizens : Transition NDG Workshops

On Novem­ber 6, 2019, Mor­gan Che­li­hi and Julie-Maude Nor­mandin from Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab, along with Mau­reen Lafrenière from Tran­si­tion NDG, gave a pre­sen­ta­tion to the Mon­tréal assem­bly of human­i­tar­i­an and com­mu­ni­ty orga­ni­za­tions for emer­gency mea­sures (the ROHC­MUM). Enti­tled Prepar­ing emer­gency dis­as­ter response with and for cit­i­zens” the work­shop described the rea­sons for and chal­lenges involved in the project Resilience and social cap­i­tal: dis­as­ter pre­pared­ness’ under­tak­en by Cité-ID and Trans...

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Nov 5, 2019

50th anniver­sary of the ENAP: the work of the Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab in the spotlight 50th anniversary of the ENAP: the work of the Cité-ID Living Lab in the spotlight

Cité-ID was fea­tured in an arti­cle pub­lished Sat­ur­day Novem­ber 2, 2019, in the news­pa­per Le Devoir. The arti­cle was includ­ed in a spe­cial sup­ple­ment rec­og­niz­ing the 50th anniver­sary of the ENAP, the École nationale d’administration publique. Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien, Direc­tor of Cité-ID, Marie Daoust Gau­thi­er, Research Assis­tant at Cité-ID, and the Asso­ci­a­tion de Sécu­rité Civile du Québec, explain the accom­pa­ni­ment Cité-ID has pro­vid­ed the Asso­ci­a­tion in its post-dis­as­ter recov­ery efforts. The ...

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  • A model "Recovery plan - Covid-19 pandemic" offered to Quebec municipalities

    Apr 8, 2020

    A model "Recovery plan - Covid-19 pandemic" offered to Quebec municipalities

    Post-cri­sis recov­ery is often neglect­ed, which increas­es the con­se­quences of an event, delays the return to nor­mal and reduces learn­ing. To bet­ter recov­er from the pan­dem­ic, the ASCQ offers Que­bec munic­i­pal­i­ties a mod­el of COVID-19 recov­ery plan.This new recov­ery plan is based on the ini­tia­tive devel­oped by the ASCQ and the Cité-ID Liv­ingLab of ENAP-École nationale d’administration publique to improve the recov­ery prac­tices of munic­i­pal­i­ties since 2019. This tool demon­strates the inter­est of com...

    Read more
  • Cité-ID LivingLab Scholarships

    Mar 31, 2020

    Cité-ID LivingLab Scholarships

    The Cité-ID Liv­ingLab is cur­rent­ly seek­ing appli­ca­tions from stu­dents or future stu­dents who wish to work on three research projects. To apply : Send your CV, cov­er let­ter and tran­script to the direc­tor of the Cité-ID and become a stu­dent researcher at ENAP. https://​bit​.ly/​2​v​DQCMa...

    Read more
  • Social Capital Research Synthesis Report Unveiled

    Mar 11, 2020

    Social Capital Research Synthesis Report Unveiled

    The Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab and the Mai­son de l’innovation sociale (MIS) have devel­oped a research project to meet these objec­tives, in part­ner­ship with the City of Mon­tréal, which aims to assess the rel­e­vance of the con­cept of social cap­i­tal as a vec­tor of urban resilience in dif­fer­ent contexts.This project has three main objectives:1. to devel­op an appro­pri­ate tool for mea­sur­ing social capital;2. to under­stand the mech­a­nisms for cre­at­ing social cap­i­tal; and 3. to devel­op a tool for mea­sur­ing socia...

    Read more
  • Webinar presenting a Model Recovery Plan

    Feb 23, 2020

    Webinar presenting a Model Recovery Plan

    On Feb­ru­ary 11, 2020, our team pre­sent­ed a prac­ti­cal tool for under­tak­ing post-flood recov­ery in Québec. Work­ing in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Québec Civ­il Secu­ri­ty Asso­ci­a­tion and the Min­istry of Pub­lic Secu­ri­ty, Cité-ID pre­sent­ed a Mod­el Recov­ery Plan. The aim of the webi­nar was to famil­iar­ize par­tic­i­pants with the tools includ­ed in the Plan so that they might even­tu­al­ly adopt them and try them out in their ter­ri­to­ry. Each tool is sup­port­ed by a users’ man­u­al to facil­i­tate under­stand­ing. Finally,...

    Read more
  • Marie-Christine Therrien participates in the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

    Feb 18, 2020

    Marie-Christine Therrien participates in the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

    Pro­fes­sor and Direc­tor of the Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab, Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien par­tic­i­pat­ed in a sci­en­tif­ic pan­el enti­tle­dUr­ban Resilience and Emer­gency Response: The Cli­mate Change Per­spec­tive at last week’s annu­al meet­ing of the Amer­i­can Asso­ci­a­tion for the Advance­ment of Sci­ence. The pan­el was orga­nized by the Office of the Chief Sci­ence Offi­cer of Québec and explored recent inno­va­tions to enable the evi­dence-based devel­op­ment of urban resilience. A sum­ma­ry of the pan­el is avail­able here.Marie-Ch...

    Read more
  • Review of the second phase of the post-disaster recovery support process

    Dec 11, 2019

    Review of the second phase of the post-disaster recovery support process

    Dozens of par­tic­i­pants from Qué­bec’s civ­il secu­ri­ty com­mu­ni­ty gath­ered on Novem­ber 21 and 22, 2019, in Rimous­ki and Que­bec City, and on Decem­ber 2, 2019, in Repentigny, to par­tic­i­pate in pro­to­typ­ing work­shops. These work­shops were part of the sec­ond phase of an action-research project ini­ti­at­ed by the Civ­il Secu­ri­ty Asso­ci­a­tion of Québec (ASCQ) in part­ner­ship with the Min­is­ter of Pub­lic Security​(MPS). The objec­tive was to devel­op tools​“by or for” civ...

    Read more
  • Marie-Christine Therrien and research collaborators at Cité-ID co-authored a report, launched by the mayor of London, on strategic coordination for the European Counter-Terrorism Preparedness Network

    Nov 25, 2019

    Marie-Christine Therrien and research collaborators at Cité-ID co-authored a report, launched by the mayor of London, on strategic coordination for the European Counter-Terrorism Preparedness Network

    Last week, the Counter-Ter­ror­ism Pre­pared­ness Net­work (CTPN) pub­lished four strate­gic reports aim­ing to share the knowl­edge and expe­ri­ence acquired by major Euro­pean cities around pro­tec­tion and pre­pared­ness against ter­ror­ism. The report was launched by the may­or of Lon­don, Sadiq Khan, in the com­pa­ny of net­work part­ners. Pro­fes­sor Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien and two Cité-ID researchers, Joris Arnaud and Julie-Maude Nor­mandin, con­tributed to the report on strate­gic coor­di­na­tion in the event of a te...

    Read more
  • Living Lab Approach to Transforming Urban Resilience Governance: Learnings from a Living Lab

    Nov 18, 2019

    Living Lab Approach to Transforming Urban Resilience Governance: Learnings from a Living Lab

    The Regard Lab­o­ra­to­ry, ded­i­cat­ed to research on local inter­sec­toral net­works, orga­nized a sem­i­nar on Wednes­day, Novem­ber 6, 2019, at Uni­ver­sité de Mon­tréal to explain the pur­pose of the Liv­ing Lab approach to trans­form urban resilience gov­er­nance. This sem­i­nar was pre­sent­ed by Julie-Maude Nor­mandin, Research and Com­mu­ni­ca­tion codi­rec­tor of Cité-ID Liv­ingLab. The aim of this pre­sen­ta­tion was to demys­ti­fy the liv­ing lab approach which tends to spread in more and more areas. Julie-Maude also had th...

    Read more
  • Conference organized by ROHCMUM on Preparing emergency disaster response with and for citizens : Transition NDG Workshops

    Nov 7, 2019

    Conference organized by ROHCMUM on Preparing emergency disaster response with and for citizens : Transition NDG Workshops

    On Novem­ber 6, 2019, Mor­gan Che­li­hi and Julie-Maude Nor­mandin from Cité-ID Liv­ing Lab, along with Mau­reen Lafrenière from Tran­si­tion NDG, gave a pre­sen­ta­tion to the Mon­tréal assem­bly of human­i­tar­i­an and com­mu­ni­ty orga­ni­za­tions for emer­gency mea­sures (the ROHC­MUM). Enti­tled Prepar­ing emer­gency dis­as­ter response with and for cit­i­zens” the work­shop described the rea­sons for and chal­lenges involved in the project Resilience and social cap­i­tal: dis­as­ter pre­pared­ness’ under­tak­en by Cité-ID and Trans...

    Read more
  • 50th anniversary of the ENAP: the work of the Cité-ID Living Lab in the spotlight

    Nov 5, 2019

    50th anniversary of the ENAP: the work of the Cité-ID Living Lab in the spotlight

    Cité-ID was fea­tured in an arti­cle pub­lished Sat­ur­day Novem­ber 2, 2019, in the news­pa­per Le Devoir. The arti­cle was includ­ed in a spe­cial sup­ple­ment rec­og­niz­ing the 50th anniver­sary of the ENAP, the École nationale d’administration publique. Marie-Chris­tine Ther­rien, Direc­tor of Cité-ID, Marie Daoust Gau­thi­er, Research Assis­tant at Cité-ID, and the Asso­ci­a­tion de Sécu­rité Civile du Québec, explain the accom­pa­ni­ment Cité-ID has pro­vid­ed the Asso­ci­a­tion in its post-dis­as­ter recov­ery efforts. The ...

    Read more

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