Simon Fraser University - Continuing Studies, City Program

Foundation in Sustainable Community Development
September 11, 2014 - 9:00am - September 13, 2014 - 5:30pm
SFU Vancouver - Harbour Centre
515 W. Hastings Street, Vancouver
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September 11-13, 2014
9 am–5:30 pm
SFU Vancouver
Instructors: Rosemary Cooper, CreatingPlaces, and others...

This sustainability course sets the stage for other offerings in the Sustainable Community Development Certificate. Take advantage of this opportunity to connect with other sustainability leaders and professionals and gain insights that will help address pressing sustainability challenges in your community.

Learn about sustainable community development, what it means, and several key concepts. You’ll explore the range of sustainability issues facing communities as well as some of the solutions. You’ll also compare sustainability frameworks and approaches, and find out what leadership styles and tools are necessary to effect change.