This manual identifies the current state of sustainable building initiatives in the nine selected countries and the progress of each one in two main technical areas: (1) energy efficiency initiatives for buildings and (2) sustainable building practices. The main public policies, standards, practices and initiatives related to these two topics are gathered and presented in a comparison table that portrays each country´s progress in both subjects.
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Topics: Urban, Adaptation, Green Jobs/Economy, Mitigation, Governance – General
Type of material: Guidance Document
Publication date: 2014