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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2020     Views: 57

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Sustainability in Construction Industry

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Background readings

The COVID-19 crisis looks set to accelerate an overdue transformation of the world’s largest ecosystem. We expect nine shifts to radically change the construction value chain and offer a blueprint for the next normal ahead.

The 21st Century has so far seen Sars, Mers, Ebola, bird flu, swine flu and now Covid-19. If we have indeed entered an era of pandemics, how might we design the cities of tomorrow so that the outdoors does not become a no-go zone, but remains a safe and habitable space?

 

Resources

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