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Jacky Kennedy – a 20×20 Vision for walking

https://www.talkingwalking.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/JackKennedy20x20.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadFrom Toronto in Canada, Jacky Kennedy is the former Director, Canada Walks and the Active School Travel national lead – with Green Communities Canada – and is now enjoying retirement. What’s in her Vision for walking in 2040…. Jacky feels there are opportunities to make significant changes to our […]

Jacky Kennedy talking walking

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSJacky Kennedy lives in Toronto, Canada, and was the Founding Director of Canada Walks at Green Communities Canada and has been a long time walking and cycling activist. Jacky became involved in the walk to school movement in 1996 as a parent concerned about the traffic safety at […]

20×20 Visions

2020 has been an extraordinary year – the COVID pandemic has changed our travel behaviour for the foreseeable future, and a new ‘normal’ has as yet to evolve. Many governments have encouraged their citizens to walk more in their local neighbourhoods, to undertake essential errands, as well as for better physical and mental health.  Changes […]

5 year walking forecast

In 2013, Talking Walking celebrated its 5th anniversary. To mark this achievement, we invited thought leaders and those of us passionate about taking a walk, to give their predictions for walking in the next 5 years. They simply called a phone number and left a message on our voicemail that we recorded, edited and reproduced here as a […]

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8 Breaths  Air quality is a nebulous, hard to grasp concept, and leaves many of us disempowered – what simple actions can we do to improve the air we breathe?  Katherine McGavin and Mariana Galan Tanes, have come up with an imaginative, entertaining and thought-provoking way to get us more engaged. July 2017 16′ 34″ […]