WorldGBC Global Update: February 2015

Free Online Event: Vancouver's Deputy Mayor Talks Green Building Policy

Find out how the Greenest City 2020 Action Plan has made Vancouver the most economically robust city in Canada. Andrea Reimer, Deputy Mayor of Vancouver, joins us as featured speaker in our Sustainable Cities Initiative Speaker Series on 19 February. Invite your members and city representatives to this free online session about Vancouver's Greenest City 2020 vision and strategies.  Learn more or register.

WorldGBC Board Nominations

Do you want to be at the forefront, helping to drive the green building movement? You could be a candidate for our Board of Directors. We're now welcoming nominations from Established GBCs to join the Board in 2015. Nominations close on 31 March 2015. If you are interested in joining our hardworking and dynamic Board, then find out more.

WorldGBC Congress 2015 Hong Kong

We're excited to bring you a renewed and revitalised Congress program in Hong Kong from 27 to 31 October. Join us to learn, connect and advance your council at this premier event for all GBCs, with rich content for councils at all stages and more networking opportunities than ever. Look out for more information on our website soon.

2015 EcoDistricts Incubator

Ready to move your sustainable neighborhood development project from idea to action? Applications are open for the 2015 EcoDistricts Incubator, a three-day intensive, project-based workshop designed to accelerate district-scale sustainability. Apply by 6 March.


WorldGBC/SCI Vancouver Study Tour

Bring your city leaders and join the WorldGBC Sustainable Cities Initiative Study Tour in Vancouver this June. Tour regenerated neighbourhoods and net zero energy buildings; participate in an exclusive workshop with the city on its award-winning policies; network with global leaders; and join the CaGBC's annual conference. More information.

EU Video Resources Available

Check out these videos from expert EU speakers on green building procurement and investment. From a key European Commission event co-ordinated by our Europe Network, these clips from the conference offer valuable insight. We encourage you to share the video content via your website.

Our Impact In Europe

What did we achieve in 2014? The Europe Regional Network's 2014 Impact Report gives a snapshot of the green building movement in Europe. Track the movement's growth and see the difference we're all making in the region. Read it here.


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