We continue to develop resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic. See COVID-19 initiatives on Appropedia for more information.
Green Building Wiki Initiative
Introduction: As there is no dominant green building wiki, and Appropedia's approach is more integrated (renewable energy, permaculture etc on the same site) there is a compelling case for building the exhaustive green building wiki on Appropedia.
Blogger(s): Chriswaterguy and...?
Partners: (Organizations, institutions and/or high-profile individuals who can lend energy, resources, publicity and/or credibility to the effort.)
- Green Building Council (Chriswaterguy has made contact with GBC Indonesia, conversation ongoing.);
- Clinton Foundation
- academics and academic programs in built environment (architecture &...); sustainability...
Target launch date: (Is there urgency to this date? E.g. upcoming conference?)
Talking points: (Make a note whenever a post, tweet, etc, is done on a particular talking point so that we can make sure that each point gets covered over time.)
Specific action requests: (Examples below.)
- Tell us about partners and projects we should be aware of by clicking (add link).
- Site notices asking for input and participation...
- Tell potential interns about the program
- Help us define policies related to the program
- Help design a program portal
- Apply for a three month stint as the "(InitiativeName) Steward" or one of the other volunteers.
Specific volunteer positions sought:
- Content liaison - initiating and maintaining contact with organizations that can provide content. (Pull in an Appropedia admin as appropriate.)
Links to key pages:
- (placeholder for link to blog post that will announce the initiative. update this at launch time.)