The first ‘Buildings Day’, to be held at COP21 on 3 December 2015, provides an opportunity to launch an unprecedented alliance of organisations collectively committed to:
- Helping to put the buildings and construction sector on the “below 2 °C path
- Aligning existing initiatives, partnerships, commitments and programmes to achieve greater scale and increase the pace of efficiency actions
- Catalysing stronger collaboration and targeting sectoral and cross sectoral climate action and solutions for all
The World Green Building Council is one of the initiating partners behind Buildings Day.
A brief programme can be found below:
10:00 Opening, welcome and Introductions
10:15-10:45 Climate Change, SDGs and Habitat III: Buildings in the International Agenda
10:45-12:00 Session A – Goals and Solutions: The Building Sector’s <2oC degrees pathways
12:00-12:30 Break & display of videos
12:30-13:45 Session B Government Leadership in Policy & Strategies
13:45-14:45 Session C: Sub-National Leadership & Action
14:45 Closing remarks and call for action
15:00-18:15 Lima Paris Action Agenda Buildings Session- Livestream from the Blue Zone
Open to all GBCs wishing to attend; get in contact for details of how to register.
Read more on the Buildings Day website or download a preliminary detailed schedule here.