Category Archives : Going for Green


Publications - Resiliency Cool Ideas
Publications - Resiliency Cool Ideas

Resiliency: Cool Ideas for Locally Elected Leaders

Resiliency: Cool Ideas for Locally Elected Leaders is the fifth volume in the Going for Green Leadership Series. Inspired by conversations at our Centre for Civic Governance forums, Resiliency highlights the bold and creative ways in which leaders and communities are responding to the major environmental challenges of our time. Note: Download individual articles by READ MORE


For the Love of Nature - cover
For the Love of Nature - cover

For the Love of Nature: Solutions for Biodiversity

For the Love of Nature: Solutions for Biodiversity is Volume 4 in the Centre for Civic Governance’s Going for Green series. Authors Briony Penn and Dr. Robin J. Hood share their remarkable collection of stories about leadership in biodiversity. Read about people behind initiatives like: Portland’s City Repair Ottawa’s Biodiversity Blitz Vancouver’s Stanley Park Ecology READ MORE


Going for Green Book Cover
Going for Green Book Cover

Going for Green

A green revolution is underway! Get the goods from those making sustainability happen in British Columbia. Across BC, municipalities and school boards are going for green, moving toward sustainability by: Building Green Schools Community-wide composting Implementing ethical sourcing and other leading-edge policies Using sustainability frameworks to guide community decision making We’ve gathered presentations on these READ MORE