Greening the City worked with an interdisciplinary team at the University of Toronto to design user interfaces that would trigger environmental behaviour- here reduced energy use in university residences. Project was federally-funded (Social Sciences and Research Council, Canada).  Key tasks included:

  • Critical literature review of community-based social marketing (CBSM) for environmental behaviour change
  • Integration of environmental psychology and critical social theory on attitudes and values around nature to develop visual imagery for energy use dashboard
  • Collaboration with computer modeling, philosophers, environmental behaviour and sustainability disciplines.

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