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How you can help make Vancouver greener

We can do a lot to ensure we achieve our Greenest City goals and targets, but there are also limits. That is why we need strong and effective partnerships with all organizations in Vancouver that have a key role in greening the city. This includes other levels of:

  • Government
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Businesses
  • Social enterprises
  • You

Programs to help reduce your footprint

Find out what you can do at home, at work, on the move, and on the street to use less energy and water, and reduce waste and greenhouse gasses.

Sustainable programs for businesses

Programs and incentives to reduce energy use, save money, and make your business operations more sustainable.

Opportunities for students

We partner with local colleges and universities to help prepare the next generation of sustainability leaders. View opportunities.

Volunteer opportunities that help make Vancouver green

Green volunteer opportunities

Take part in local green initiatives and show your love for our planet in small and big ways all around town.

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Sign up for our Greenest City newsletter, and get news on our progress, programs, and initiatives. You'll also be notified of  local sustainability events and volunteer opportunities.

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