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First GABC Regional Roundtable Asia Pacific

7 September 2016 | 8 September 2016

Category/Theme: GABC Regional Roundtables

Organizer: France - Ministry of the Environment, Energy, and the Sea; UN Environment, Economy Division

Location: Marina Bay Sands and BCA Offices, Singapore

Summary

Summary: The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) conducted its first Regional Roundtable for Asia Pacific in conjunction with the International Green Building Conference in Singapore, hosted by GABC partner, Building and Construction Authority of Singapore (BCA). The roundtable was co-organized by UNEP and BCA, and brought together more than 85 participants representing national governments, local authorities, NGOs, international financial institutions and academic/research institutions from fourteen countries in the region.
Organized meetings and activities included: an introductory Roundtable Session, Bilateral Discussions among participants; a presentation of the UNEP Finance Initiative publication, Sustainable Real Estate Investment - Implementing the Paris Climate Agreement: An Action Framework; Working Session of the SE4All Building Efficiency Accelerator; and networking activities.

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Summary of GABC Roundtable Singapore.pdf