A Bold Green Jobs Plan for BC
These documents resulted from a series of stakeholder forums, and a two-day conference, hosted by GreenJobs BC. The policy recommendations are a result of the discussions and on-line participation of more than 200 people from environmental organizations, labour unions, business, academia, and First Nations.
Click here to download the full policy booklet.
Click below to download specific policy sections:
GJBC Building Retrofits // GJBC Energy // GJBC Transportation // GJBC Forestry
Click below to download infographics for each policy area:
GJBC Retrofits Infographic // GJBC Energy Infographic // GJBC Transportation Infographic // GJBC Forestry Infographic
GreenJobs BC Media Backgrounder
Click here to download as PDF.
Jobs, Justice, Climate Conference – 2010
The following report was produced in the lead up to the Jobs, Justice, Climate Conference in 2010
Jobs, Justice, Climate: Building a Green Economy for BC
Green For All
Kids For Climate Action
Youth For Real Climate Action
The Edible Garden Project
Fresh Roots Urban Farm
Ten Percent Shift
Good Jobs For All
Websites and Research
Tck Tck Tck The Global Call for Climate Action
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Guardian Sustainable Business
“Building Canada’s Green Economy: The Municipal Role”
“Green Workforce Development Symposium, Summary Report, 2011″
Vancouver Economic Commission on sustainability-related industries
Green Jobs and Apprenticeships
Environmental Careers Organization Canada
SOIL – Canada’s Sustainable Farm Apprenticeship Program
WWOOF – World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms
guardianjobs - environmental & sustainability jobs
Many organizations, unions, and academic institutions have done excellent research related to green jobs. Over time we endeavour to collect and highlight their work in this central location. If you have resources you would like to see here, please email it to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.