Guiding and supporting others in taking actions towards sustainability
Our intent is to take a leadership role in sustainability as a means of creating change within the social housing sector and residential construction industry.
Get “our own house in order” by minimizing negative impacts of internal operations within branches and business areas.
Empower employees to enable them to make good sustainability choices in the workplace, the community and at home.
Improve people’s lives through building environmental awareness and action among tenants.
Develop best practices and resources to be shared with housing partners, providers and other stakeholder groups such as Licensed Residential Builders and homeowners.
Engage and influence BC Housing’s supply chain (suppliers, contractors, manufacturers and distributors) to incorporate sustainability into their businesses practices through BC Housing’s Sustainable Procurement Program. The intent of cluster B is to take a leadership role in sustainability as a means of creating change within the social housing sector and residential construction industry.
After-school eco-institute pilot program for tenants aged 12 to 16.