Bear watching benefits BC economy more than trophy hunting: new study

US-based research institute concludes that bear viewing in the Great Bear Rainforest generates over 10 times more revenue than hunting. Continue reading Bear watching benefits BC economy more than trophy hunting: new study

Canadian Business as a Global Citizen – October 26

CBSR is gathering industry and thought leaders to explore the role, responsibilities and impact of Canadian business outside our borders. Discover opportunities that help drive innovation and new business models required for Canada to lead in the 21st century; learn how Canadian organizations are building capacity in developing nations for mutual benefit; and pinpoint where and how Canadian companies must rise to address complex social and environmental issues. Continue reading Canadian Business as a Global Citizen – October 26

Local Businesses Get Incentives to Save Energy

Small businesses in the capital region can now access financial incentives and free energy assessments to help them save money and reduce their energy consumption through the LiveSmart BC: Small Business Program thanks to a partnership between the Westshore Chamber of Commerce, the Capital Regional District, Livesmart BC, and City Green Solutions, a local non-profit organization. Continue reading Local Businesses Get Incentives to Save Energy

Symposium: Creating Value, Making a Difference: Sustainable Investing at Canadian Universities – June 21

We invite you to join the Coalition of Universities for Responsible Investing (CURI) for its inaugural symposium, which will highlight opportunities for forward-thinking universities to benefit from investing while contributing to positive social change and environmental sustainability. Continue reading Symposium: Creating Value, Making a Difference: Sustainable Investing at Canadian Universities – June 21