Sustainability Planning and Performance Assessment in the District of North Vancouver

The Centre for Sustainable Development at Simon Fraser University is a leader in sustainable development theory and practice. The Centre conducts sustainable development research in BC and worldwide; carries out sustainable development projects in partnership with communities and agencies, and facilitates effeicient use of university resources in responding to requests for assistance on sustainable development issues. The North Shore Community Foundation envisions a healthy and vital community with enhanced quality of life for all. The main objective of this project is to help achieve this vision by assessing the sustainability of the District of North Vancouver and assisting the Foundation, the District, and citizens in making decisions grounded in sustainability and long-range planning. The North Shore Community Foundation will be provided with a customized sustainability performance framework that will guide the community on its path toward sustainability.

Danny Ross
Maria Spiliotopoulou
Faculty Supervisor: 
Mark Roseland
British Columbia
Partner University: