What is the Ottawa Biosphere Eco-City Initiative (OBEC)?
OBEC is a not-for-profit that uses Biosphere Eco-City (BEC) Themes and Tools to engage people and organizations in sustainability
BEC tool 1 - Council of Stakeholders
Stakeholders meet as a Council to do four main things:
BEC tool 2 - Demonstration Projects
These are projects that opened up to the public to demonstrate useful approaches to sustainability in a Biosphere Eco-City (BEC).
BEC tool 3 - Sustainability Plans
This is a short document that provides individuals with ideas on what they can do to advance sustainability.
BEC tool 4 - Database of Projects
The Database summarizes information projects related to the ten BEC Themes of Sustainability. This is a key tool for sharing information.
All BEC Tools promote sharing of sustainability information, but OBEC wants to do more.
School Sustainability Planning
OBEC has developed material to train high school students to lead the creation of sustainability plans at their schools.
Sustain Your Community
OBEC is supporting Envirocentre initiative to engage communities in transportation, energy, food and water conservation projects.
Latest Entries in Database of Sustainability Projects
June 15th, 2015
June 3rd, 2015