MAIN GOALS - GENERAL ACTIVITIES - FIELD OF EXPERTISES
The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is a public benefit corporation and the world’s leading organization focused on deploying people-first places to advance a global culture of health and well-being. IWBI mobilizes its community through the administration of the WELL Building Standard (WELL) and the WELL Health-Safety Rating, management of the WELL AP credential, the pursuit of applicable research, the development of educational resources, and advocacy for policies that promote health and well-being everywhere.
ACTIVITY RELATED TO LOW GHG AND ENERGY CONSUMPTION AND RESILIENT BUILDINGS
Outside of specific certification processes, IWBI has supported academic research through the IWBI Research Advisory, which supported the development of the Global Research Agenda. It focuses on impactful and timely research areas that link buildings and the spaces between them with health and the human experience, and contains a dedicated section on the relationship between climate change and built infrastructure.