A Unique Model for Education. A Powerful Method for Design.
United by a vision of using the creative process as a means to affect positive change on a global scale, George Brown College's Institute without Boundaries (IwB) has launched the second phase of its post-graduate certificate program - the World House Project (WHP).
City Of San Francisco Declares September 25-30th "Green Building Week"
In an effort to advance sustainable residential building in the Bay Area, the City of San Francisco has announced plans to support the world's largest ever residential green building conference: West Coast Green.
North Adelaide to host Australia's First "Solar City"
I am pleased to announce today that north Adelaide will host Australia's first 'Solar City' - helping to pave the way to a new energy future for all Australians.
Sustainable Design Competition for New Orleans Launched by Global Green USA and Brad Pitt
Surrounded by green building displays, Global Green USA President Matt Petersen was joined by design jury chairman Brad Pitt, Pritzker Award winner Thom Mayne and the rest of the jury made up of nationally renowned architects and environmental experts as they launched their Sustainable Design Competition for New Orleans.
10,000 registered for World Urban Forum
More than 10,000 people from 157 countries have registered so far for the Third Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF 3) on human settlement and urban issues taking place June 19-23 in Vancouver.
Global Green USA and Brad Pitt Announce Design Competition in New Orleans
Global Green USA and Brad Pitt announced today that they are teaming up to sponsor a design competition to provide an opportunity for talented architects, urban planners, designers, ecologists and students to put forward a creative yet practical vision for New Orleans neighborhoods.
Architects See Rapid Growth in Green Building Awareness
National architectural practice Warren and Mahoney says more than $100 million worth of development by the company’s clients is now being developed under a ‘green protocol’, and the demand for environmentally sustainable commercial and community buildings is rising steadily.
UNEP Launches Green Building Initiative
A new international effort to "green" the multi-billion dollar building and construction sector was launched here today with some of the biggest names in the business.
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