The Latest from #Ecocity2019:
  • Do you ever wonder what it would take for everyone to live in such a way that we could stop global warming? The Paris Agreement (UNFCC 2018) set an aspirational climate stabilization goal at 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels. A new report is open...

It’s snow secret that #Vancouver is beautiful! Check out the white blanket of snow that covers the city. ecocity2019 photo

The Ecocity World Summit 2019 will help to build an infrastructure of ideas, strategies, & actions we can all use to promote cities that are socially inclusive & ecologically healthy. Register today to join us at #Ecocity2019 from Oct 7-11 in Vancouver: ecocity2019 photo

What is Mezitli, Turkey doing against #EcocityStandards? Mezitli Women Producers Market is an initiative that helps to strengthen local women as sellers, by providing them space & support to sell their local products. Make a difference at #Ecocity2019: ecocity2019 photo

Meet Richard Register, founder of the International Ecocity Conference Series & the NGOs. Don't miss Richard's presentation on "Rebuilding Cities in Balance with Nature." Learn more about Richard Register: Join us at #Ecocity2019 in #Vancouver, Canada. ecocity2019 photo

Urbinsight connects communities with web-based mapping tools designed to explore and measure holistic urban health.


A Global Data Initiative

A forum for in-depth exploration of particular themes in relation to building cities in balance with nature.

Focus Labs

A Forum for In-Depth Exploration

A knowledge portal on sustainable urbanism featuring articles and columns by ecocity experts and enthusiasts.

Ecocities Emerging

The Ecocity Builders Journal

A practical methodology for assessing and guiding progress towards an ecologically-restorative human civilization.

Ecocity Standards

Assessing Ecocity Conditions

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So glad Jan Gehl @citiesforpeople is getting the attention he deserves. It's really no rocket science — just redefine Level of Service to keep humans moving — and many cities have (re)caught on to it. #EcocityStandards #UrbanDesign #AccessByProximity

#ecocities are part of the #climateaction solution. Join us @ecocity2019 with some of the world’s forefront leaders transforming cities for 1.5 degree Celsius stability through #lowcarbonlifestyles. #stepup for #climatechange. Registration opens January 2019. #ecocity2019 EcocityBuilder photo

#climateaction is one of the @ecocity2019 conference themes. The call for proposals is now open. Come #takeyourseat with us as we unpack 1.5 degree Celsius low carbon lifestyles. #ecocity2019 #lighterfootprint #lighterliving.
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Sir David Attenborough has launched a new @UN campaign to promote #climateaction > See how you can take action via a special Facebook messenger app. #TakeYourSeat
Ecocity Builders
Ecocity Builders

Join us at #Ecocity2019 in Vancouver from Oct 7 - 11, 2019. Ecocity World Summit 2019 will help to build an infrastructure of ideas, strategies, and actions we can all use to promote cities that are socially inclusive and ecologically healthy.
Register by June 14 to qualify...

Ecocity Builders
Ecocity Builders

50 years ago, a Berkeley urban design professor's research about the effects of car traffic on the people who live in cities found that residents on more lightly trafficked streets had more friends as the people on heavily trafficked ones. Since urban design obviously has not reflected those findings in...

Ecocity Builders
Ecocity Builders

Live on Zoom with our Spanish language webinar series on watershed management. Amazing kick-off presentation by NASA.

Ecocity Builders
Ecocity Builders

Registration is now open for Ecocity 2019 Vancouver!
Take advantage of the early bird rates and register today: