Priority Themes

Image2 Image1Sustainable Construction has been a CIB Priority Theme since 1995. Amongst others this has resulted in two worldwide agenda setting publications: the CIB "Agenda 21 on Sustainable Construction" and the joint CIB-UNEP "Agenda on Sustainable Construction in developing countries". Both publications can be downloaded for free here.

SB Conferences


Together UNEP-SBCI, iiSBE and recently FIDIC, CIB is a co-sponsor of the series of the SB Conference series.
In October 2011 the SB 2010/2011 Series was concluded with the World Sustainable Building Conference - SB11 Helsinki.
A new series is being prepared for 2013 and 2014. The World Sustainable Building Conference will be held in Barcelona, October 2014. The theme will be "Sustainable Building Results… are we moving as quickly as we should?".
For more information on the SB13-14 Conferences see the SB Portal here.

CIB First Announcement BEYOND 2020, World Sustainable Build Environment (WSBE) Conference
As CIB, International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction, we are very proud to announce that the next World Sustainable Built Environment (WSBE) conference will take place in June 2020, in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Issue 5, 2018
CIB Encouraged Journal, Call for Papers, BEPAM Special Issue
This is a Call for Papers for a Special Issue in the Journal BEPAM. The theme is Built Environment Sustainability: What's New and What's Next?
Issue 6, 2017

This contains hyperlinks to data in the CIB Databases of special relevance to Sustainable Construction.

Future Meetings (CIB related and other meetings)
CIB Publications
CIB Commissions

CIB news articles as published in the CIB Newsletter of special relevance to Sustainable Construction can be found here