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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.