Tag: BCIT

Ecocity Insights

by Jennie Moore, Director of Sustainable Development, British Columbia Institute of Technology-School of Construction and the Environment Update on Vancouver’s Second IEFS Workshop The City of Vancouver is an early partner city to the development of the International Ecocity Framework and Standards (IEFS). On February 9th, 2012, BCIT hosted a workshop led by Ecocity Builders …

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Lessons from favelas to transform the world’s cities

by Richard Register, President, Ecocity Builders It’s closer than you think to the UN Rio + 20 Conference! (June 2012) We in Ecocity Builders see this as a time of immense importance. A time to rekindle and uplift spirits of the possible, desirable and creatable. That of course depends on having the right ideas and …

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BCIT Vancouver: Ecocity School & IEFS Model

by Sven Eberlein The following is an excerpt from a series of workshops discussing the IEFS with a range of stakeholders and expert advisers in Vancouver, Canada, from February 9-14. The original series was published on Daily Kos and can be found in its full length at the following links: Carless in Vancouver, Part 1: …

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IEFS workshop at Downtown BCIT campus in Vancouver, B.C.

by Sven Eberlein The following is an excerpt from a series of workshops discussing the IEFS with a range of stakeholders and expert advisers in Vancouver, Canada, from February 9-14. The original series was published on Daily Kos and can be found in its full length at the following links: Carless in Vancouver,  Part 1: …

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