Metro Vancouver Television ShowsMetro Vancouver Television Shows2016-03-24T07:00:00ZGP0|#e04b455a-38c8-4b05-9905-86d5a97cd25d;L0|#0e04b455a-38c8-4b05-9905-86d5a97cd25d|Issue 19;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" target="_blank"> <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 <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/the-sustainable-region/219891760" target="_blank">March episode</a> 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" target="_blank"> <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:</p><br style="clear:both;"> <p> <strong> <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up/217903547" target="_blank">Outdoor Event Gives Local Youth a Place to Discuss Mental Health Issues</a></strong>: A great day snowshoeing is the draw, but the real reason these young people have gathered atop Grouse Mountain is to talk about mental health issues and the resources available to teens. See how the City of North Vancouver helps to create a safe, welcoming, and enjoyable experience for participants to share their knowledge and experiences. </p><p> <strong> <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up/217903819" target="_blank">Green Sweep on Coquitlam Ice </a></strong>: Coquitlam's Poirier Leisure Centre has an impressive record of reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Our film crew stopped by the provincial women’s curling championships to find out their secret. </p><p> <strong> <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/metro-vancouver-close-up/217903978" target="_blank">New Langley Community Centre combines Walkability and Affordability</a></strong>: The new Timms Community Centre in Langley offers residents the benefits of activities and exercise in a central location, with a focus on affordable fun for all ages.</p></div>0