GWCN Chapters


Screenshot from a recent meeting for the GWCN: Global Walkability Correspondents Network held this past Sunday in which members joined from Australia, Iraq, USA (2 states represented), Sweden, United Arab Emirates and Poland- in general representative of the geographical diversity we typically have at our network meetings!

This was the 3rd meeting in 3 days to explore the establishment of local chapters of the Global Walkability Correspondents Network!!

In just a week we have had interest in our international network of 240+ members to establish a local chapter and/or use their local organizational activities for co-creation with GWCN in the following cities:

  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Burlington, VT, USA
  • Cincinnati, OH, USA
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Toronto, ON, Can
  • Montréal, QC, Canada
  • Kurdistan, Iraq
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Isfahan, Iran
  • Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Perth, Australia
  • Canberra, Australia
  • Adelaide, Australia
  • Istanbul, Turkey
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Rome, Italy

Are you interested in our activities, want to help support or join a local walkability chapter?

This is just the beginning and we will be looking to make further local connections for chapter development, relationships with other organizations supportive business and media that might like to interview chapter leads who are paving the way in local walkability movements. Feel free to get in touch at

Thank you to all of you who were able to participate in the recent meetings or wrote with interest to establish a local chapter. Here’s to supporting local GWCN: Global Walkability Correspondents Network chapter development and related walkability activities, also with more members in the network!

Graphic by network co-facilitator & social media coordinator Raluca Hurmuz