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Saudi Green Building Forum joins LEED International Roundtable

The Saudi Green Building Forum (SGBF) has become the newest member of USGBC’s LEED International Roundtable . Faisal Alfadl , Secretary General of the King Saud Foundation and founder of SGBF, which is also a USGBC Education Partner, recently sat down with us for an interview. Q: Talk to us about the current state of green building in Saudi Arabia. With the king of Saudi Arabia’s green building initiative, inaugurated in 2010, green building is growing, and SGBF continues to play an important role in the greening of Saudi Arabia. At a recent visit of ours with His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Bandar Bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh, we discussed challenges associated with building green as it relates to people, planet and profits while promoting green building initiatives in Saudi Arabia and the Arab world. This includes boosting business collaboration, unveiling new ...

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