CRC News Archive

Our experiences sharing sustainability research and ideas online

As part of our commitment to transparency and accountability, we have prepared and made public a report on our online presence and engagement. The report focuses on the most recent fiscal year (March 2013 to March 2014), but places this in context of the last three years. We invite you to take a look at this report to learn about our experiences in using web-based communications and social media to connect sustainability ideas and research with the broader public.

Exploring Pathways: Deep Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

Exploring Pathways: Deep Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions by 2050 in BC Communities was prepared through the MC3 project the behalf of BC Hydro. This report explores future energy and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions trajectories that achieve deep GHG emissions reductions and makes recommendations for policies that are required to achieve reduction targets.

Head Space - A new video released on HEADTalks

Created through a partnership between the Community Research Connections program and students of Royal Roads University's Professional Communications program, this video was designed as an evocative expression of mental health in the context of community well-being. The video was produced as a part of the Solutions Agenda, specifically created to complement research done on the role of mental health in fostering community sustainability.

Network for Business Sustainability (NBS) has released new resources on civic dialogue

Two new resources have been released through the Network for Business Sustainability (NBS) on importance of and best practices for civic dialogue. The development of these publications was informed in part through the input of CRC’s principle investigator, and these reports discuss the role of dialogue in sustainability. The publications can be downloaded from their respective webpages: