Skip to main content
Advancing sustainable cities and lifestyles


Upcoming Events
See what we have been up to
Amsterdam Leidseplein with cyclists, pedistrians, a tram and a full outdoor patio in front of a 5 story brick building.

Webinar: The Role of Cities in Advancing Sustainable Lifestyles

This fourth webinar for the Ecocity Peer Network was held May 30, 2023 and explored how local governments and their...

London, England - Iconic Red Double Decker Bus on the move on Westminster Bridge with Big Ben and Houses of Parliament at background. Sunset with beautiful colourful sky.

BCIT at the Ecocity World Summit in London

Faculty and staff from BCIT presented to sustainable city practitioners from around the world at the Ecocity World Summit in...

Earth America The 17 Sustainable Development Goals SDGs for 2030 Half Orb.

Leveraging the SDGs for Safe, Inclusive, Resilient & Sustainable Urban Housing Policy

UN-Habitat webinar for the CMHC Expert Group on Housing The SDG Cities Global Initiative is an UN-Habitat flagship programme “designed...

Urban landscape with illustration of the globe and icons for the sustainable development goals.

Encouraging Canadian cities to consider their consumption-based emissions

Cora Hallsworth delivered a presentation on Consumption-Based Emissions Inventories (CBEI) to the Climate Caucus on March 2, 2023. The Climate...

The Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education Conference Website Banner.

Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education

October 18, 26 & November 3, 2022. The Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education brings together sustainability leaders from...

The Barbican Centre in London England where the 2023 Ecocity World Summit will be held.

Ecocity World Summit London

June 6 – 8, 2023. Christina Olsen of the Centre for Ecocities is on the Summit’s Academic Advisory Committee and...

Livable Cities Forum promotion card October 3 - 5, 2022 in Victoria, BC.

Livable Cities Forum – Victoria

October 3 – 5, 2022. The Livable Cities Forum is ICLEI Canada’s annual event to bring communities together. This forum...

Screen Shot 2021-10-28 at 10.16.39 AM

Ecocity World Summit 2022

The Ecocity World Summit 2022 took place February 22 – 24, 2022. It is the longest running event on ecocities...

Urban October logo.

Ecocity Peer Network and Climate Changemakers at Innovate4Cities

Urban October is a global initiative started by UN-Habitat, the United Nations agency dedicated to human settlements and sustainable urban...

multiple Hands holding earth.

Youth Climate Leaders Prepare to Make Change for our Collective Future

The Centre for Ecocities, in collaboration with UN-Habitat, delivered its first international Climate Changemakers Youth Leadership Training on August 12th,...