Global Activity Map

This map is a place for you to share how and where in the world you’re participating in World Green Building Week 2018.

Will you learn more about the benefits of a greener home? Will you share the week with friends and family? Will you lead your community by hosting an event to take steps toward a greener, healthier world – starting at home? 

The ways to get involved are endless and we want to hear from you! This World Green Building Week, we want to see all of you making the homes you build, lease or live in greener, healthier and more energy efficient homes! We can all do something and together we can make a difference. Let’s start now.

If you haven't joined the movement yet, click here to tell us how you are getting involved in #WGBW2018.

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Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Steve Matthews Organisation: Chalk What you're doing: Spreading the word
Will learn more about the issue. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Test Organisation: test What you're doing: asd
Will learn more about the issue. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Gary Newman What you're doing: Inspiring through social media
Will help spread the word. Name: Georgina Eldridge Organisation: World Green Building Council What you're doing: wine & signs
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Name: James Wolfenden Organisation: Chalk What you're doing: Raising awareness
Will help spread the word. Name: Steve Matthews Organisation: Chalk What you're doing: Test
Will help spread the word. Name: Steve Matthews Organisation: Chalk What you're doing: Test
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: World Green Building Council Organisation: World Green Building Council What you're doing: World Green Building Week (24 - 30 September 2018) is an annual event that motivates and empowers us all to deliver greener buildings - visit http://www.worldgbc.org/worldgreenbuildingweek and find out how you can get involved!
Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Stephen Richardson Organisation: WorldGBC Europe What you're doing: WorldGBC's Europe network is part of a ground-breaking project to develop a pan-European approach to 'Green Mortgages'. These innovative financial products incentivise the owner to invest in a greener building or to improve the performance of a building they own through lower interest rates or a higher loan amount. In June this year we helped launch a pilot scheme, where 37 of Europe's major mortgage lenders will test our proposals. These banks and other supporting organisations will meet in Venice during World Green Building Week to discuss how to solve some of the key market barriers that have been highlighted during the first months of the pilot.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Sam Turner Organisation: BRE What you're doing: Developing and disseminating knowledge of a sustainable built environment via green building assessment & certification. Personally supporting the cause by reusing, recycling where possible and reducing energy, water & waste consumption.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: javier espinoza
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Katrin Wolf Organisation: German Sustainable Building Council | Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen – DGNB e.V.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: German Sustainable Building Council | DGNB e.V. Organisation: German Sustainable Building Council | DGNB e.V. What you're doing: During World Green Building Week, DGNB will provide a platform to pioneers of sustainable building: People with beliefs and ideas, projects full of radiant energy and quality. To start off the week, DGNB, as the official German representative of World Green Building Council, will host an event in Stuttgart on September 24. Experts and people interested in sustainable building can meet there while listening to inspiring lectures and discussions.
Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Kamenski Iztok Organisation: GBC Slovenia What you're doing: Third Slovenian sustainable conference
Will help spread the word. Name: Green Building Council Costa Rica Organisation: Green Building Council Costa Rica What you're doing: We are hosting our annual members meeting and as part of the event we will speak about the impact of energy efficiency and green housing. We will also organized a Green Apple Day of Service activity with our local school.
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Hamoda Youssef Organisation: Qatar Green Building Council What you're doing: a social media campaign providing tooltips for green homes that would start before the end of August and continue till the WGBW. along with collecting recyclables from the community.
Will help spread the word. Name: Irina Brehm Organisation: SUSTAINUM Berlin eG What you're doing: LCA on construction material, corporate carbon footprinting, comparison of construction material, sustainability consulting
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Satish Kumar What you're doing: I am working as a Sustainability Manager for the FIFA World Cup 2022 Stadium project.
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Heidemarie Bonilla Organisation: B100arquitectos What you're doing: We are working on 15 LEED projects We will host conferences during El Salvador GBC Congress of green construction We will spread the word on our social media We are retrofitting our offices = our home
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Abhishek Patel Organisation: Abhishek Patel Environ Design Pvt LTD What you're doing: Design professional and Green Building Consultant
Will help spread the word. Name: Green Homes: from policy to practice Organisation: UK Green Building Council What you're doing: UKGBC is hosting an event in Manchester to mark World green Building Week - Green Homes: from policy to practice
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Emirates Green Building Council Organisation: Emirates Green Building Council What you're doing: As part of Green Building Week, Emirates Green Building Council is hosting a focus day in partnership with Dubai Chamber to explore how homes and residential communities in the UAE can become greener, healthier and more energy efficient. Drawing on case studies from within the UAE, the event is a platform for industry experts and stakeholders to raise awareness and discuss the development of sustainable homes. Using the EmiratesGBC home tooltips as inspiration, attendees will be invited to make their own #HomeGreenHome promises. Please contact events@emiratesgbc.org to learn more and register to attend.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Williams Matías caimanque What you're doing: I'm a construction engineering student and I would love to learn new disciplines for a better and cleaner future.
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Sarah Daly Organisation: SD21 What you're doing: Promoting the vital role of OSM in bringing forward faster, more sustainable and better performing homes. And the retrofit agenda for 24 m existing homes. Kindest regards Sarah
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Sarah Daly Organisation: SD21 What you're doing: Promoting the vital role of OSM in bringing forward faster, more sustainable and better performing homes, and the retrofit agenda for 24 million existing homes.
Will help spread the word. Name: Alejandra Escauriza Organisation: Paraguay Green Building Council What you're doing: Desde el Consejo Paraguayo quisiéramos que conozcan lo importante que es cada una de nuestras acciones y como un pequeño esfuerzo puede ayudar a todo un planeta! Que iniciemos los cambios desde nuestros hogares es fundamental para entender los beneficios que conlleva
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Hala Al-Shooha Organisation: Jordan Green Building Council What you're doing: - Publish a booklet to spread awareness regarding the energy retrofit of the existing building envelope in Jordan. - Publish a booklet regarding the green affordable housing in Jordan - A project done by Jordan Green Building Council. - Having a launching event for the retrofitting booklet. - Having a closing event for the Green Affordable Housing project.
Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: GENESI: the new era of home living Organisation: LA MAGGIO' Engineering & Construction What you're doing: LA MAGGIO' Engineering & Construction, Italian Company from Venice will open its factory to visit the productive and creativity process that are developed in the headquarter.
Will help spread the word. Name: Peru Green Building Council (Peru GBC) Organisation: Peru Green Building Council (Peru GBC) LOCATION: Lima, Perú What you're doing: We are hosting an education session on green landscaping for urban development and homes. It will be available for Peru GBC members and community followers, by a Peru GBC member (Menorca Inversiones). The event will be on the 27th and will be theory + site visit to a SITES project.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Javier Espinoza
Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Fighters
Will help spread the word. Name: Fighters s.a.c. What you're doing: Limpieza Gruesa, Fina y Final de Obra.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: German Sustainable Building Council Organisation: DGNB e.V. What you're doing: During World Green Building Week, DGNB will provide a knowledge-sharing platform for members of German Sustainable Building Council | DGNB e.V in Cologne.
Will learn more about the issue. Will help spread the word. Will take action for greener living in my home and community. Name: Francis Kimiri Kimani Organisation: Kenya Green Building Society What you're doing: The Kenya Green Building Society will be hosting a series of events during this year's World Green Building Week. The events are as listed below; 24 SEP 2018 Digital Engagement: Ask Us Anything & the Buildings I Want Challenge 25 SEP 2018 Oman Infrastructure Expo: Structuring the Future 26 SEP 2018 Oman Infrastructure Expo: Structuring the Future 27 SEP 2018 Oman Infrastructure Expo: Structuring the Future 27 SEP 2018 Members Cocktail 28 SEP 2018 Green Apple Day Of Service
Name: Steve Matthews Event: Chalk Fundraiser Date: August 1, 2018 Time: 4:00am Address: 123 street URL: Name: All welcome
Name: Test Event: Berline Test Date: July 25, 2018 Time: 4:00am Address: 401 Road URL: Name: German test event
Name: Gary Newman Event: Inspiration Event Date: July 30, 2018 Time: 9:00am Address: 40a Red Brick Rd URL: Name: Berlin Event Two
Name: Georgina Eldridge Event: Wine & Signs Date: August 8, 2018 Time: 5:00pm Address: 26 Store Street, The Building Centre, WC1E 7BT URL: http://www.worldgbc.org/ Name: drink green wine and go green!
Name: James Wolfenden Event: Awareness Test Date: July 27, 2018 Time: 10:00am Address: 123 Street URL: test.com Name: Event details
Name: Steve Matthews Event: Test Date: July 27, 2018 Time: 11:00am Address: 164 Street URL: google.com Name: Test
Name: Steve Matthews Event: Test Date: July 31, 2018 Time: 11:00am Address: asd URL: asd.com Name: asd
Name: World Green Building Council Event: World Green Building Week 2018 Date: September 24, 2018 Time: 9:00am Address: 26 Store Street, The Building Centre URL: http://www.worldgbc.org/worldgreenbuildingweek Name: World Green Building Week (24 - 30 September 2018) is an annual event that motivates and empowers us all to deliver greener buildings - visit http://www.worldgbc.org/worldgreenbuildingweek and find out how you can get involved!
Name: Stephen Richardson Event: Energy Efficient Mortgages Pilot Scheme Meetings Date: September 27, 2018 Time: 9:00am Address: Don Orione, Zattere Dorsoduro 909/A - 30123 Venezia URL: http://eemap.energyefficientmortgages.eu/save-the-date-energy-efficient-mortgages-pilot-scheme-meeting-venice-26-27-september-20 Name: This event will see 37 of Europe's major mortgage lenders, who are pioneering green mortgages, come together to solve key market barriers. They will meet with other organisations supporting the pilot including the European Commission, European Investment Bank and the World Bank.
Name: Katrin Wolf Event: HomeGreenHome: Wege zum nachhaltigen Wohnraum Date: September 24, 2018 Time: 5:00pm Address: Tübinger Str. 43, 70178 Stuttgart, Germany URL: https://www.dgnb.de/en/events/dgnb_events/world-green-building-week/ Name: During World Green Building Week, DGNB provides a platform to pioneers of sustainable building: People with beliefs and ideas, projects full of radiant energy and quality. At the start of the week, DGNB, as the official German representative of World Green Building Council, will host an event in Stuttgart on September 24. Experts and people interested in sustainable building can meet there while listening to inspiring lectures and discussions.
Name: German Sustainable Building Council | DGNB e.V. Event: HomeGreenHome: Wege zum nachhaltigen Wohnraum Date: September 24, 2018 Time: 5:00pm Address: Tübinger Straße 43 , 70178 Stuttgart, Germany URL: https://www.dgnb.de/en/events/dgnb_events/world-green-building-week/ Name: During World Green Building Week, DGNB provides a platform to pioneers of sustainable building: People with beliefs and ideas, projects full of radiant energy and quality. Starting the week, DGNB, as the official German representative of World Green Building Council, hosts an event in Stuttgart at September 24. Experts and people interested in sustainable building can meet there while listening to inspiring lectures and discussions.
Name: Kamenski Iztok Event: Third Slovenian sustainable conference Date: September 27, 2018 Time: 9:00am Address: Ljubljana Sloveniaa URL: https://gbc-slovenia.si/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Third-Slovenian-sustainability-conference.pdf Name: 8:30 – 8:55 Welcome coffee 8:55-9:05 Welcome by Green Building Council Slovenia mag. Iztok Kamenski, Slovenia Green Building Council 9:05 – 9:15 European Commission policies in a sustainable area European and investment plan for Europe Dr. Zoran Stančič, Head of the Representative offices European Commission in Slovenia 9:15 – 9:40 Perspectives on the LEVEL(s) in Slovenia. How can we accelerate the introduction of sustainable criteria in Slovenia? Josefina Lindblom, European Commission, DG Environment, Unit Eco-innovation and Circular economy 9:40 – 9:55 Perspectives on the LEVEL(s) and development of Sustainable indicators in Slovenian building industry in Slovenia Saša Galonja, Head of Construction Division Spatial Planning, Construction and Housing Directorate, Slovenian Environment Ministry 9:55 – 10:15 How integrate Sustainable indicators in EKO Fund Mag. Hinko Solinc Eco Fund 10:15-10:25 Q&A to the panel (Moderator: mag.Miha Tomšič ) 10:25 - 10:40 Pause 10:40 – 11:00 Sustainability criteria for the building evaluation in Slovenia 1 part Dr. Sabina Jordan ZAG 11:00 – 11:20 Sustainability criteria for the building evaluation in Slovenia 2 part Dr. Marjana Šijanec Zavrl GI ZRMK 11:20 – 11:30 Thermal insulation façade systems from the point of view of sustainable indicators Mag Kamenski Iztok JUB d.o.o. 11:30 – 11:40 Knauf Insulation Experience Center (DGNB) - practical experience with sustainable construction. Domen Ivanšek, u.d.i.g. Knauf Insulation 11:40 – 11:50 Optimizing energy consumption and raw materials in the production of Ytong autoclaved aerated concrete Jani Uranič, Miloš Kmetič XELLA 11:50 – 12:00 Climate impact of different construction materials – new research results in Austria” Gerhard Koch, Wienerberger AG – Clay Building Materials Europe 12:00 – 12:10 The role of new indicators for a healthy and comfortable interior environment (LEVELs) Neža Močnik, VELUX Slovenija 12:10 – 12:25 Q&A to the panel (Moderator: Lenka Kavčič ) 12:25 – 12:40 Pause 12:40 – 12:55 ENERFUND - a tool to support decision-making on energy renovation of buildings Mag. Jure Čižman, Jožef Stefan Institute Energy Efficiency Centre 12:55 – 13:10 Roadmap towards the Circular Economy in Slovenia Niko Korpar, MSc, Circular Change 13:10 – 13:20 Level (s) for everyone - communication of sustainable criteria Lenka Kavčič aFRONT Zavod za prostorsko inovativnost 13.20 – 13:45 Catering and networking 13:50 – 15:00 Debate – How implement Level(s) to mainstreaming sustainability in Slovenia (Moderator:Boris Sučič ) Mag. Iztok Kamenski, Slovenia Green Building Council Slovenija Josefina Lindblom, European Commission, DG Environment, Unit Eco-innovation and Circular economy Saša Galonja, Head of Construction Division Spatial Planning, Construction and Housing Directorate, Slovenian Environment Ministry Hinko Solinc, Eco Fund Niko Korpar, MSc, Circular Change Members of GBC Slovenia
Name: Green Homes: from policy to practice Event: Green Homes: from policy to practice Date: September 26, 2018 Time: 5:00pm Address: BDP Manchester, 11 Ducie St, Manchester M1 2JB URL: https://www.ukgbc.org/events/green-homes-from-policy-to-practice/ Name: Can we deliver both quantity and quality? Who should lead, local or national government? What’s the role for innovative new delivery models? Will anything solve the retrofit conundrum? Our set-piece World Green Building Week event will tackle the topic of sustainable housing. With the quality of both new and existing stock high on the agenda of policy-makers, nationally and locally, the evening will feature a lively panel and audience discussion around what can be done to affect change at scale. The event will be followed by a drinks reception with the chance to network with professionals from right across the construction and property industry. Speakers and partners to be announced in due course.
Name: Emirates Green Building Council Event: Green Homes in the UAE Date: September 24, 2018 Time: 8:30am Address: Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dubai URL: http://emiratesgbc.org/ Name: As part of Green Building Week, Emirates Green Building Council is hosting a focus day in partnership with Dubai Chamber to explore how homes and residential communities in the UAE can become greener, healthier and more energy efficient. Drawing on case studies from within the UAE, the event is a platform for industry experts and stakeholders to raise awareness and discuss the development of sustainable homes. Using the EmiratesGBC home tooltips as inspiration, attendees will be invited to make their own #HomeGreenHome promises. Please contact events@emiratesgbc.org to learn more and register to attend.
Name: GENESI: the new era of home living Event: GENESI: the new era of home living Date: September 29, 2018 Time: 3:00pm Address: via dell'Artigianato 62, Musile di Piave URL: http://www.lamaggio.it/en/news/item/67-event-wgbw-2018-lamaggio-en.html Name: LA MAGGIO' Engineering & Construction, as a member of GBCItalia is pleased to support and participate in World Green Building Week by opening its doors to the public to show its productive and creative processes, and present its innovative sustainable housing module GENESI: the new era of home living. Genesi is an intelligent, sustainable, versatile and completely customizable architecture in its forms and materials, which allows you to take your home with you anywhere and to modify it or recompose it according to your needs. At 17.00 Round Table with guests - to be announced soon Saturday 29 September 2018, from 3 pm via dell'Artigianato 62, Musile di Piave, Free admission, by reservation Info and reservations: genesi@lamaggio.it - ​​0421. 332926
Name: Peru Green Building Council (Peru GBC) Event: Sustainable Landscaping for Residential Developments Class & Site Visit Date: September 27, 2018 Time: 9:00am Address: Ca. Las Orquídeas 444, SUM, San Isidro, Lima URL: http://www.perugbc.org.pe/site/cursos-y-capacitaciones-34-cursos-2do-semestre-del-ano Name: We are hosting an education session on green landscaping for urban development and homes. It will be available for Peru GBC members and community followers, by a Peru GBC member (Menorca Inversiones). The event will be on the 27th and will be theory + site visit to a SITES project.
Name: German Sustainable Building Council Event: DGNB unterwegs Date: September 26, 2018 Time: 10:00am Address: TÜV Rheinland, Am Grauen Stein, 51105 Köln – Hauptgebäude (Hochhaus) URL: https://www.dgnb.de/de/mitgliedschaft/dgnb-unterwegs/ Name: During World Green Building Week, DGNB will provide a knowledge-sharing platform for members of German Sustainable Building Council | DGNB e.V in Cologne.
Name: Francis Kimiri Kimani Event: Green Apple Day Of Service Date: September 28, 2018 Time: 9:00am Address: Park Place Business Centre, 1st Floor, corner of Limuru Rd. and 2nd Parklands Avenue, Parklands, Nairobi, P.O. Box 50865-00100, URL: www.mygreenapple.org Name: Green Apple Day of Service is a unique moment to join schools across the world to celebrate the central role that schools play in preparing the next generation of leaders in sustainability. A school’s event is an opportunity to give students hands-on experience with sustainability, strengthening civic leadership, environmental literacy, and project management skills. Since it began in 2012, the Day of Service has inspired almost a million people in over 70 countries to act in support of sustainability at their schools.

Events

24 September Green Homes in the UAE 8:30am Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dubai, Dubai - United Arab Emirates Find out more
24 September HomeGreenHome: Wege zum nachhaltigen Wohnraum 5:00pm Tübinger Straße 43 , 70178 Stuttgart, Germany, Stuttgart, Deutschland Find out more
24 September World Green Building Week 2018 9:00am 26 Store Street, The Building Centre, London, UK Find out more
26 September Green Homes: from policy to practice 5:00pm BDP Manchester, 11 Ducie St, Manchester M1 2JB, Manchester, UK Find out more
26 September DGNB unterwegs 10:00am TÜV Rheinland, Am Grauen Stein, 51105 Köln – Hauptgebäude (Hochhaus), Köln, Deutschland Find out more
27 September Sustainable Landscaping for Residential Developments Class & Site Visit 9:00am Ca. Las Orquídeas 444, SUM, San Isidro, Lima, Lima, Peru Find out more
27 September Energy Efficient Mortgages Pilot Scheme Meetings 9:00am Don Orione, Zattere Dorsoduro 909/A - 30123 Venezia, Venice, Metropolitan City of Venice, Italy Find out more
27 September Third Slovenian sustainable conference 9:00am Ljubljana Sloveniaa, Ljubljana, Slovenija Find out more
28 September Green Apple Day Of Service 9:00am Park Place Business Centre, 1st Floor, corner of Limuru Rd. and 2nd Parklands Avenue, Parklands, Nairobi, P.O. Box 50865-00100, , Nairobi, Kenya Find out more
29 September GENESI: the new era of home living 3:00pm via dell'Artigianato 62, Musile di Piave, Musile di Piave, VE, Italia Find out more