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IFC and the World Green Building Council Partner to Accelerate Green-Building Growth


IFC and the World Green Building Council Partner to Accelerate Green-Building Growth

 

IFC and the World Green Building Council will collaborate to rapidly scale up the construction of green buildings in emerging markets. The announcement was made at “Transforming the Built Environment in Emerging Markets,” an event held on July 16, 2013 at IFC’s headquarters in Washington.  The event featured the following presentations (click on the link to open PDF):

 

  • Opening remarks by moderator Marcene D. Broadwater, Global Head of Climate Strategy and Business Development, IFC

 

 

  • The debut of IFC's EDGE application for mass market green building design and certification by Prashant Kapoor, Principal Industry Specialist, Green Buildings, IFC

 

 

The new partnership demonstrates a shared commitment to playing a leadership role in transforming the built environment and mitigating climate change.

 

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