From July 1-30, 2018, Ecocity Builders organized the Ecocity 30-Day Zero Waste Challenge campaign to connect the threads of personal actions to broader ecocity ideals. Documenting their journey through #EcocityGoingZero, ecocitizens everywhere tackled some of the most pressing zero waste challenges of our time as well as delved into deeper arenas of personal habit and behavior change.
Work is underway to shape the program for the upcoming Ecocity World Summit to be held in Vancouver, Canada from October 7 to 11, 2019. The overarching conference theme is “socially just and ecologically sustainable cities” with three sub-themes addressing: climate action circular economy informal...
Urbinsight connects communities with web-based mapping tools designed to explore and measure holistic urban health.
A forum for in-depth exploration of particular themes in relation to building cities in balance with nature.
A knowledge portal on sustainable urbanism featuring articles and columns by ecocity experts and enthusiasts.
Berkeley’s re-envisioned Center Street features deep green technologies and thoughtful community place-making strategies. The community plan for the pedestrian plaza was endorsed by the City Council and final technical studies and design work are underway with the City.
Next Generation Participatory Mapping and Analysis
Urbinsight is a next-generation data analysis platform designed for participatory mapping and planning processes. Its goal is to provide engaged cities and citizens with the necessary tools and technology to affect the resiliency and sustainability of their cities and settlements in a positive way.