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CONSTRUCTION21.ORG

Address: Rue du Lombard 34-42, Brussels1000, Belgium

www.construction21.org

Region of Activities: Worldwide

Type: Association

Founded: 2013

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

As the social media for sustainable buildings and cities, Construction21 disseminates, for free, in their local language and in English, information and best sustainable practices among players of the city and buildings sector. Since 2012, the web platform offers a news feed, online thematic communities and a 2,000 buildings and innovative solutions benchmark. Since 2015, a new database dedicated to exemplary districts and urban solutions, City21, inspire local authorities for their future projects. A 3rd database dedicated to infrastructures and urbans services is added in November 2016. As the first medium of the sector, Construction21 counts almost one million visits in 2016. Construction21 is a multinational network, present in 10 countries in 2016 (Europe and Maghreb) and aiming to count 50 countries in 2020. Each national platform is operated by a national chapter, a non-profit organisation directly connected to the building sector.

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Disseminating information and best practices on sustainable, low-carbon buildings.