Metro Vancouver Television ShowsMetro Vancouver Television Shows2016-02-26T08:00:00ZGP0|#a7f200e3-d438-4fb5-bdb4-385767b1eb24;L0|#0a7f200e3-d438-4fb5-bdb4-385767b1eb24|Issue 18;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClassC8213215CE0243FEB578E0B1D22E29EE"><p> <img src="/metroupdate/PublishingImages/TSRLogo.jpg" alt="" style="width:150px;padding-right:20px;float:left;" /><a href="/media-room/video-gallery/the-sustainable-region?utm_source=newsletter42&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=chair_update"><strong>The Sustainable Region TV</strong></a> series examines how Metro Vancouver manages growth, protects the environment, and delivers vital services to residents of our region.</p><p>The March episode features highlights from Metro Vancouver's 2015 Zero Waste Conference, where one segment of the agenda is called <em>Eurovision: Global Leadership in the Circular Economy</em>.</p><p>Circular economies offer vast new opportunities for business, economic development and jobs but may not flourish without novel partnerships between businesses, governments and others. Panelists Ian Gulland of Zero Waste Scotland, Kari Herlevi of Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra and Klaske Kruk with Circle Economy (Netherlands) look at the role of cross-sector collaboration in scaling up promising approaches and how government policy-makers can support this transition.</p><p> <img src="/metroupdate/PublishingImages/metrocloseup-logo.jpg" alt="" style="width:150px;padding-right:20px;float:left;" /><a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up?utm_source=newsletter42&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=chair_update"><strong>Metro Vancouver Close-Up</strong></a> shows how municipalities and community groups are promoting sustainability and shared regional goals. New videos are posted each month. These new stories are scheduled to go live March 7, 2016:</p><p> <strong>North Shore Talk at the Top</strong>: The City of North Vancouver is a leading partner in youth mental health event that combines awareness and self-care workshops with outdoor activity on Grouse Mountain.</p><p> <strong>Green Sweep at Coquitlam Curling Club</strong>: Provincial curling championships at a Coquitlam municipal facility are featured on national television…and Metro Vancouver Close Up's video crew is there too --focusing below the ice on the building's amazing greenhouse gas emissions reductions track record.</p><p> <strong>Timms Community Centre</strong>: The City of Langley takes another step toward a walkable community with the opening of the centrally located Timms Community Centre featuring fitness and neighbourhood connection opportunities aimed at building a healthy lifestyle.</p></div>0