Toronto and the Global Project
Time of day is the new competitive edge for global cities. Amsterdam, Berlin, London, New York City and Paris are all introducing measures to develop the nighttime and social economy.
The City of Toronto Economic Development and Culture Division is leading a process to develop a vision and action plan for the social, cultural and economic activities in Toronto between 6 pm and 6 am, and report back in the next term of Council.
As part of that process The Responsible Hospitality Institute (RHI) in collaboration with Diageo, Toronto Association of Business Improvement Areas (TABIA), Toronto Police Service (TPS) and the City of Toronto is demonstrating RHI’s Hospitality Zone Assessment (HZA) as an effective strategy in reducing harm and in enhancing the social experience of residents and visitors.
The GLOBAL PROJECT is a transnational initiative involving Toronto, Canada, Dublin, Ireland and Cancun, Mexico with the following aims:
THE PROJECT OBJECTIVES
THE PROJECT PHASES