Environmental and Social Sustainability

It's all about the music | BeeVancity top event picks for May 5-11

So the campaigning and voting is all over. Regardless of how you feel about the outcome, give yourself a pat on the back if you went out and voted! We're excited for Elections Canada to release their...

WE CAN Earth Summit Campaign takes off

The science is in. The most credible scientists agree that climate change is happening and global warming is increasing faster than anyone had predicted even three years ago.  Incremental change...

City Hall holds open contest for green ideas

Building on the success of the “Talk Green to Us” campaign, the public is invited to participate in the on-line forum www.talkgreentous.ca to share ideas they want to put into action to help...

At Vancouver's first De-Growth Conference, speakers conclude that "sustainable growth" is an oxymoron

Speakers at a conference for North America’s first “De-growth Vancouver” stressed over the last two days that the world’s resource depletion is spiraling and that it is complete idiocy to believe...