Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.43
Liaison Connie Norton
Submission Date May 3, 2011
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Simon Fraser University
PAE-19: Community Sustainability Partnerships

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Candace Le Roy
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Services
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Does the institution participate in community sustainability partnerships that meet the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s sustainability partnerships with the local community:

SFU has many different good examples of community partnerships; I have selected two to elaborate on.

SFU is currently entering into a contract with the City of Vancouver to connect student researchers to city workers to complete projects of benefit to the city.

SFU partners with the Tula Foundation to manage the Hakai Network for Coastal People, Ecosystems, and Management. This project focuses on the sustainability of B.C.'s coastal ecosystems and peoples. The Tula Foundation will provide SFU with $8 million over eight years to research and support ecological and social sustainability initiatives on the B.C. coast.


The website URL where information about sustainability partnerships is available:

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