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  • 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...

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Join us at #Ecocity2019 from Oct 7 - 11 to share insights on transition to sustainable #ecocities.
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Become a sponsor or exhibitor at the Ecocity World Summit 2019! #Ecocity2019 offers a tremendous opportunity to market to an international audience of urban stakeholders who are eagerly looking to develop cities in balance with the natural world. Details: ecocity2019 photo

Discover the latest solutions to urban sustainability challenges from around the globe. Join this fantastic event and network with 1000+ thought-leaders, designers and planners, and more. Take advantage of the early registration rates: #Ecocity2019 ecocity2019 photo

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City of Vancouver - Greenest City @greenestcity
Did you know the city has over 500 #water bottle filling stations/ water #fountains AND a free downloadable TapMap App to help you find them! Check out to download the app today! #cleanwater #renewablecity #zerowaste #plasticpollution #bottledwaterfreeday

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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UN Climate Change @UNFCCC
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
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Breaking news from Nepal!

Lalitpur Metropolitan City Mayor Chiri Babu Maharjan will implement the Lalitpur Cycle Lane Project starting immediately.

With much dedication, determination and working late nights, the newly formed Nepal Cycle Society has made a giant first step towards a cycle-friendly...

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Ecocity Builders
Ecocity Builders

Don’t miss out on this historic event as the International Ecocity Standards gets launched at the Ecocity World Summit 2019 in Vancouver, Canada from October 7 - 11, 2019. Last chance! Submit your abstracts today: Abstract submission deadline is April 1, 2019.

The goal...

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Ecocity Builders

Present your research and ideas! Lead the transformation to sustainable cities at the Ecocity World Summit 2019 taking place October 7 - 11, 2019 in beautiful Vancouver, Canada. Submit your abstract by April 1, 2019:

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Ecocity Builders

Great to see the discussion on the shape of the city and whether the whole fabric of a sprawling city can be changed get such a big beautiful boost.

We've been exploring these questions since the 1st Ecocity World Summit in Berkeley in 1992 (well actually,...

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Ecocity Builders
Vancouver, British Columbia

Have you had time to submit your abstract to present your ideas, research, projects, expertise or innovation at Ecocity 2019 Vancouver? If you haven't, now is the time to put your abstract together and submit, as the April 1st deadline is coming up!