CUI is Canada’s Urban Institute.

We're a national platform for the best in Canadian city building. Through research, engagement and storytelling, we support vibrant, equitable, livable, and resilient cities.

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What We Heard

How do 400+ housing organizations, experts, and advocates feel about our National Housing Strategy? Our latest report compiles their urgent suggestions to ensure Canda meets its targets and cuts homelessness in half.

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My Main Street

We're partnering with the Economic Development Council of Ontario to help drive business and restore vibrancy to local communities in the aftermath of COVID-19.

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Liveable Cities Forum, October 3-5 2022

Join the Canadian Urban Institute, the City of Victoria, and ICLEI Canada as we convene to address equity and climate action.

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We believe urbanism is for everyone.

We connect policymakers, urban professionals, civic and business leaders, activists, and academics from coast to coast to coast.
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