Using artificial intelligence to help Vancouver utilize its existing parking resources more efficiently.
Enhancing Northeast False Creek’s intertidal biodiversity through shoreline design.
A non-digital marketing strategy to increase awareness and engagement of the Leisure Access Program.
A public space created for community connections year round.
Expand options, market awareness and remove barriers to increase leisure access use and achieve equity in the widening gap between income and affordability.
Research-based solutions for overcoming barriers to reusable bag usage.
Strategies for plastic bag reduction and waste diversion in community centres.
Testing the effectiveness of the slogan “Choose to Reuse” at Killarney Community Centre.
Shifting consumer preferences for bringing a reusable drink container and helping them in their push to reduce the number of single-use items consumed by the city on a day to day basis.
Formal data collection and best management practices for increasing herring spawning in False Creek.
Barriers and opportunities to reducing single-use cold cups in restaurants.
A video promoting the use of reusable cups.
Understanding environmental education and programming offered at each community centre.
Assessing rockweed in False Creek to help restore natural urban ecosystems.
Collecting user feedback on safety and comfort of Vancouver's bike routes.
Citizen science program enlisting the help of grade three students to collect data on forest health indicators.
A wilderness recovery strategy that aims to educate and empower Vancouver’s residents to help the built environment work more closely with the natural environment.
Increasing awareness about the benefits of natural settings for mental well-being.
An investigation of the challenges and possibilities for including the Iranian community in the city's sustainability efforts.
Understanding and promoting environmental education programming through community centres.
An initiative to reduce single-use items by encouraging restaurant patrons to bring reusable containers.
An investigation into barriers and facilitators to youth cycling in Vancouver.
Spatial analysis of marine bird communities and recreational disturbances along the Kitsilano shoreline.
A social media campaign raising awareness of the negative impacts of single-use cups.
Determining which form of advertising provokes greater engagement around the consumption of red meat.
An interactive music space for people to connect and feel uplifted.
A large scale blanket fort that is a space for all ages to meet, connect and play.
An educational installation to show the potential of underutilized urban spaces to enhance biodiversity.
Bringing art and engagement to an underutilized space in the form of public chalkboards.
A community board designed to share skills and interests for a more collective Vancouver.
Connecting individuals and building a more self-reliant community.
Ambassador program that equips neighbours to collectively lower their ecological footprint.
Modelling friendly citizen behaviour and engaging Vancouverites in whimsical conversation.
Revealing Vancouver’s food recovery resources.
Five experiments in art and engagement in Northeast False Creek.
Fostering connections and reimagining public space through collaborative community art.
Community concierge pilot project creating vertical communities in apartment buildings.
An innovative experiment in placemaking.
Urban Campfire is a bid to hold communal campfires in public spaces throughout the city.
Bringing bike repair stations to the streets of Vancouver.
Engaging and activating orphaned greenspaces in Vancouver.
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