Conference Main theme

SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

SDG 11

BEYOND 2020 will focus on creating clear links between the most relevant UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the built environment. Central to our discussion will be achieving UN Sustainable Development Goal 11, Sustainable cities and communities by the 2030 deadline.

KEY QUESTIONS

  • How can the building sector contribute towards the creation of Sustainable Cities and Communities (SDG11) of the future?
  • What other UN SDGs (see below) should play a role in the pursuit of SDG11 from the built environment perspective?
  • How does the role and importance of the UN SDGs (relevant for the built environment) differ in various parts of the world?
  • What challenges and opportunities result for the building sector from implementing the UN SDGs?

Linking the Global Building Sector to the UN Sustainable Development Goals SDG’s 2030 objectives