2022 GLOBAL STATE OF BUILDINGS AND CONSTRUCTION REPORT
The Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction-Buildings-GSR released on 9 November 2022 is a flagship publication of the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction – GlobalABC) hosted by UNEP.
The Buildings-GSR report provides a snapshot of the building and construction sector on a global scale and examines the state of policies, funding, technologies and solutions to monitor whether the sector is aligned with the goals of the Paris Agreement. It also provides stakeholders with evidence to persuade policy makers and the wider construction community to take action.
What’s new in the 2022 edition?
-Buildings and construction: issues and challenges facing the building sector in 2022
-Global carbon detector for buildings: Are we on track to meet Paris Agreement targets?
-Updates on building codes and building decarbonisation in Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)
-Status of investments in the energy efficiency of buildings
-Drill down into: Africa (regional focus), Building Materials (local focus)
Access the book United Nations Environment Program (2022). 2022 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction: Towards a Zero‑emission, Efficient and Resilient Buildings and Construction Sector. Nairobi, in electronic form, via the link: https://globalabc.org/sites/default/files/2022-11/FULL%20REPORT_2022%20Buildings-GSR_1.pdf