Engaging students as future leaders in the green economy
CityStudio is an energetic hub of learning and leadership where students design and implement projects that contribute to the Greenest City 2020 Action Plan which aims to make Vancouver the greenest city in the world by 2020. CityStudio provides opportunities for students to work with municipal staff and mentors to develop and launch their projects and to become leaders in the green economy.
Tides Canada Top Ten Initiatives for 2013 for engaging students in collaboration and dialogue with mentors and municipal staff to develop and implement urban sustainability projects.
Tides Canada is the country’s largest public foundation dedicated to social justice and the environment. It also houses 40 projects ranging from neighbourhood scale social initiatives to national conservation efforts on its shared administrative platform.
Creating a Green Economy