25 Sep '17, 4pm

People make green buildings happen

If you care about the buildings and communities around you, and want to take action on climate change, there really is no other week like it. In the World Green Building Council’s London office (which we share with the UK Green Building Council), there has been a palpable sense of excitement - and, I’ll admit, some nervousness – in the air, as colleagues have spent the last few months busily preparing for report launches, events, building tours, announcements and a range of other celebrations. It is, of course, World Green Building Week (WGBW). As someone who has worked on green buildings – and specifically around how to communicate them – for nearly five years, and is employed by WorldGBC (okay, so I’m a little biased), it is exhilarating to be at the epicentre of this global awareness raising week. My first experience of WGBW was back in 2013 in a previous role for UK-GB...

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