Join ‘Pathways to Sustainable Markets through credible, comparable Lifecycle-based information’ on November 16 during COP27.
How we construct our buildings and cities is an example of unsustainable consumption and production practices. The way we build and use our buildings must change if we are to reach the climate change mitigation targets set out in the Paris Agreement.
Adopting a life cycle thinking approach (LCT) for the built environment allows decision-makers to assess burdens and benefits associated with construction through its life cycle, including its supply chain, and to avoid solutions that shift burdens along the life cycle.
This side event will show the importance and current status of LCA for market transformation and will highlight the opportunities on the national and organizational level in Egypt and developing countries.