Best Practices

As a member of the steering committee for the United Nations Center for Human Settlements Best Practices Network and its international Dubai Award for Best Practices in Sustainable Development, JISC Founder and CEO W. Cecil Steward has long been a proponent of Best Practices. We have provided a comprehensive roster of areas in which Best Practices can and should be employed, as well as information from the United Nations CFHS Best Practices, and the Nebraska Sustainability Leadership Workshops’ Best Practices for Sustainable Community Development. Click on the topics below to view the individual pages.

United Nations Best Practices/Dubai Award

Best Practices for Sustainable Community Development

Public Health

Land Use

Water Resources





Community Food Systems

Waste Management