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Rick Fedrizzi, City of Vancouver & Saint-Gobain CEO honoured in WorldGBC Awards

The World Green Building Council has announced the winners of its prestigious Chairman’s Award and the David Gottfried Award at a ceremony held in the Golden Hall of Stockholm City Hall, the venue of the annual Nobel Prize banquet.

Workers in certified green buildings record higher cognitive functions scores, finds study

Employees who work in certified green buildings have been found to have higher cognitive function scores, fewer sick building symptoms and higher sleep quality scores than those working in non-certified buildings, according to a new study.

Outstanding leaders in green building honoured in Asia Pacific awards

Three highly prestigious green building projects and a leading business which have made outstanding contributions to the sustainability of Asia Pacific’s built environment, have been announced as winners of the World Green Building Council’s regional awards.

JLL joins WorldGBC’s Corporate Advisory Board

The World Green Building Council has today announced that the global real estate services firm JLL has joined its Corporate Advisory Board.

World Green Building Week 2016 – how our global movement changed perspectives on green buildings

From last Monday until yesterday, Green Building Councils, their members and many more organisations and individuals around the globe participated in World Green Building Week 2016!

JPMorgan Chase & Co. joins WorldGBC’s Corporate Advisory Board

The World Green Building Council has today announced that the global financial services firm JPMorgan Chase & Co. has joined its Corporate Advisory Board.

AkzoNobel joins WorldGBC’s Corporate Advisory Board

The World Green Building Council has today announced that the global paints and coating firm AkzoNobel has joined its Corporate Advisory Board.

Philips publishes report on smart offices during World Green Building Week

Philips has published a new in-depth report on offices and smart buildings to coincide with World Green Building Week 2016.

European Commission Vice President announced as Patron for World Green Building Week in Europe

Maroš Šefčovič, the Vice President of the European Commission, has been announced as the patron for World Green Building Week 2016 in Europe, helping to highlight the role that green building can play in combatting climate change and reducing energy bills.

Welcome to World Green Building Week!

World Green Building Week 2016 officially begins today!
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