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Nature integrated in Buildings and the urban landscape, sustainable territory and respectful of biodiversity. The Town hall of Sitges and BioEconomic® are happy to invite you to the IX BioEconomic ®Sitges Day 2020 : “Biophilia, connecting Health and Wellbeing with Buildings and Land”.   Date and time: September 25th 2020 10h - 14h Place:  Miramar Building  Davallada Street, 12, -08870- Sitges, Barcelona 
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

The Green Solutions Awards, powered by the Construction21 network, contribute to the necessary transition of the real estate and construction world, from building to city. This national and international competition brings innovative, high-performance, field-proven solutions to the attention of a wide audience and helps to popularise them. And it helps the most efficient professionals to develop their activity on these new markets. Nearly 200 real projects located in 37 different countries participated in the 2019 Green Solutions Awards. Why this contest?
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

India is a growing country of 1.3 billion people. The energy needs are increasing and people from all corners of the country have started engaging in small businesses and demanding better infrastructure.  
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

According to the UN, up to 70 percent of the world's population is expected to live in cities by 2050. This creates major challenges and calls for new innovative and digital solutions that can push construction and urban development in a more efficient and sustainable direction.   Now, eight start-ups selected from across the globe will help to turbo-charge the development of tech-based solutions for future sustainable cities - in the Nordics, and around the world.
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

Construction21 is a partner of MIPIM and of Propel by MIPIM, an event dedicated to real estate, cities and innovation, that gathers the real estate and service providers ecosystems (2,500 decision-makers are expected).  
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

On September 14, capitalising on the Propel by MIPIM event – an important meeting point between the "game-changers" of real estate, cities and innovation – Construction21 is organising a new session of Green Solutions Meetup. This highly appreciated format is the opportunity to benefit from the sharing of experiences of pioneering professionals and to directly discuss with them during a dedicated time for questions and answers.
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

The European City Facility (EUCF) aims to support municipalities and their groupings in developing investment concepts related to the implementation of their climate and energy action plans.   
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

Do you want to apply for the European City Facility (EUCF) but you don’t know how?   EUCF has prepared a short video to show the whole process: The first call of the European City Facility is open until the 2nd October 2020 (17:00 CEST). Submit an application  
Post date: 27 Aug 2020
Type: News

Organised by sustainability expert South Pole, the competition for the most innovative financing solutions for city climate action is open and will run until 21 October 2020. Pitches for the City Finance Lab’s 2020 call for proposals can be submitted here. Cities can lead the way in championing a green recovery, and in shaping our societies into ones that are sustainable, resilient, and inclusive. They have the most to gain from channelling finance into urban climate action – and the most to lose for failing to do so.
Post date: 20 Aug 2020
Type: News

While the challenges of climate change and a global health crisis converge in cities, the economic conditions created by the COVID-19 pandemic now present an unprecedented moment in modern urban sustainable development. Are cities ready, willing, and able to respond? Can their leaders and citizens embrace the kind of aggressive innovations needed for them to act on the climate emergency? With the right framing and context, transformative policy measures can deliver climate mitigation and resilience in cities.
Post date: 20 Aug 2020
Type: News