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2021 Buildings GSR

 

2021 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction 

The Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction asks the central question ‘Is the buildings and construction sector on track to meet the Paris Agreement Goals?’ It tracks global progress on key indicators for energy use, emissions, technologies, policies, and investments globally.

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Global Roadmap for Buildings and Construction

 

Global Roadmap for Buildings and Construction

The Global Roadmap for Buildings and Construction helps set pathways to decarbonization of the buildings and construction sector by 2050. Developed as a framework and a process, they present a comprehensive approach to emission reductions from the built environment along the full life cycle, with aspirational short and medium term and longer-term targets and timelines towards achieving zero-emission, efficient and resilient buildings and construction between 2020 and 2050.

This document builds on the Global Roadmap towards Low-GHG and Resilient Buildings. Click below to download it:

Below, you can download all three Regional Roadmaps: Africa, Asia and Latin America. 

 

Africa Roadmap

 

Asia Roadmap

 

Latin America Roadmap

 

 

From the GlobalABC Work Areas

adaptation paper

Buildings and Climate Change Adaptation - A Call for Action

Adopting Decarbonization Policies for the Buildings and Construction Sector

Adopting Decarbonization Policies in the Buildings and Construction Sector - Costs and Benefits 

NDC guide

A Guide to Incorporating Buildings Actions in NDCs 

Decarbonizing the Building Sector - 10 key measures

Decarbonizing the Building Sector - 10 Key Measures

WBCSD MT levers

Market Transformation Levers for a Net-Zero Built Environment

10 principles for effective action

Adaptation of the Building Sector to Climate Change: 10 Principles for Effective Action

Building Passport

The Building Passport: A Tool for Capturing and Managing Whole Life Data and Information in Construction and Real Estate

PEEB_EU_Taxonomy

The EU taxonomy – what does it mean for buildings?