Sustainable Business Models on Circularity in the Built...

picto-resource

The webinar “Sustainable Business Models on Circularity in the Built Environment” was the result of collaboration between two programmes of the One Planet network: Sustainable Building & Construction and Sustainable Tourism. This collaboration pools knowle...

SBC Programme
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Tapping Resource Efficiency Potential in India

picto-resource

Cities contribute to 80% of the economic growth, while also comsuming 75% of the world’s natural resources. India is witnessing rapid urbanisation, with approximately 31% of its population living in cities. This trajectory requires us to find a way of achiev...

DEVELOPMENT ALTERNATIVES, 2017
Sustainable Public Procurement Sustainable Public Procurement
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Mainstreaming Sustainable Affordable Housing in India

picto-resource

The urban housing shortage in India is currently estimated at 18.75 million, more than 95% of which pertains to low-income groups. In addition, the housing sector is by definition an energy and resource intensive sector leading to a large environmental burden...

DEVELOPMENT ALTERNATIVES, 2017
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Decoupling Energy and Resource Use from Growth in the...

picto-resource

India is currently at a crucial juncture where it is aiming for economic growth to meet the basic needs of its 1.2 billion people. However, this growth has so far resulted in energy shortages and the increasing use of limited resources. This policy brief serie...

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction