We must move to a circular economy – here’s how
A circular economic model can help solve the environmental challenges created by our built environment – water, waste and power systems, transport infrastructure and the buildings we live and work in.
World Environment Day and the Children
From touring theatre plays, to letter-writing, to radio shows: thousands of children in 24 countries across the world are marking World Environment Day by launching a “week of action” to draw attention to issues of the climate crisis and inequality.
Building nature positive into the energy transition
Nature is the backbone of the world economy. Industries from agriculture to energy impact and depend on the natural world to thrive.
Top 5 ways to slash carbon emissions in the construction industry
The construction industry represents one of the world’s biggest causes of environmental degradation, and is currently on course to derail vital emissions targets.
Time for universities to be ‘heroic’ on sustainability
Universities must take “heroic action” to address the sustainability crisis after helping to lay its foundations by failing to take action sooner, Arizona State University president Michael Crow has claimed.
How Do International Codes Assure Sustainability?
The International Code Council was established in 1994 as a non-profit organization dedicated to developing a single set of comprehensive and coordinated model building codes.