teaching English abroad, she worked with residents of the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver at the Carnegie Community Centre, both in the kitchen and as a discussion facilitator for a course in Humanities. This program provides a year long liberal arts and social science education regardless of financial and social barriers for residents of the Downtown Eastside who do not typically have access to post-secondary education. Coad is also active with the UBC NDP. group1 Downtown (Downtown Vancouver) neighbourhoods list1 Coal Harbour • Chinatown (Chinatown, Vancouver) • Davie Village • Downtown Eastside • English Bay (English Bay Neighbourhood) • Financial District (Financial District, Vancouver) • Gastown • Granville Entertainment District • Granville Mall (Granville Mall, Vancouver) • International Village (Chinatown, Vancouver#International Village) • Japantown (Japantown, Vancouver) • Robsonstrasse (Robson Street) • Stanley Park (Stanley Park Neighbourhood) • Victory Square (Victory Square, Vancouver) • West End (West End, Vancouver) • Yaletown In addition, there are four campus and community licensed radio stations in the Vancouver market. CJSF-FM (SFU (Simon Fraser University)'s Burnaby campus), CITR-FM (UBC (University of British Columbia)'s main campus), and CFML (CFML-FM) (BCIT (British Columbia Institute of Technology)'s Burnaby campus) are staffed by students from their respective schools. CFRO (CFRO-FM) (Vancouver Coop Radio) is located in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. CJSF, CITR, and CFRO are members of the National Campus and Community Radio Association. History Larry Campbell's election as mayor in 2002 was in part due to his willingness to champion alternative interventions for drug issues, such as supervised injection sites. The city has adopted a ''Four Pillars Drug Strategy'', which combines harm reduction (e.g. needle exchanges, supervised injection sites) with treatment, enforcement, and prevention. Robert Pickton (w:Robert Pickton), one of Canada's most profilic serial killer (w:serial killer)s, has been found guilty of all six counts of second-degree murder (w:murder) in connection of the deaths of women from the Downtown Eastide (w:Downtown Eastside) in Vancouver (w:Vancouver).
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