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BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Mar 08, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Feb 08, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Jan 30, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

climate change corporate social responsibility Green economy training /
Dec 01, 2017
Climate Leadership in Changing Times

Ten years ago, CBSR released a Climate Change Guide for Business, which was a call to action for Canadian companies to prioritize climate change as a key strategic business risk.  Today that goes without saying as the increased international attention, scientific evidence and pace of policy developments have reached a fever pitch. CBSR is now […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Nov 09, 2017
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

BCorp built environment corporate social responsibility Green economy impact metrics training /
Oct 19, 2017
Sustainability Insights & Certifications Workshop

Choosing & leveraging sustainable tourism certifications: Creating new value with your business values! With the number of certification schemes for tourism businesses available, it can be difficult to select the certification(s) best for you and it can be confusing to the visitor. Pursuing certification is also a significant commitment. Learn more about sustainability certifications available and […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Oct 12, 2017
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

built environment Circular Economy clean energy Cleantech energy energy efficiency green building net zero SFU training /
Oct 01, 2017
SFU Online: Renewable Energy Transition Strategies

Renewable Energy Transition Strategies: Practical Innovations for Urban Areas The global transition to renewable energy is gaining momentum, and cities and local governments are at the forefront of this movement. The number of municipalities around the world setting ambitious 100% renewable energy targets is growing, with some cities in the US and Europe having already met […]

carbon Climate Smart energy energy efficiency Healthy City training /
Sep 26, 2017
ClimateSmart Climate Action Program

Vancouver Economic Commission invites industrial businesses or businesses occupying industrial spaces to join the ClimateSmart program to cut costs by cutting carbon. Why Inner city industrial areas are home to a large concentration of aging industrial buildings, large heating and cooling systems for food processing and distribution, as well as large building footprints and flat roofs. […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Sep 12, 2017
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]