A call for the Construction Engineering Industry to focus on broader issues and impacts, and not just on monetary value!


“The construction industry needs to measure impact across the whole project lifecycle to effectively address climate change challenges,…

…”Using the tools that we, as engineers, have to optimise the lifecycle is incredibly important if we’re going to achieve anything,” said ICE Council Member Emma Kent, speaking on a panel at the industry conference inLondon.”…

…the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are like a “Venn diagram” and advocated for a “systems management approach” that recognises SDG interdependencies.” 

— UN SD Goals: 9 “Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure”, 11 “Sustainable Cities and Communities”, 13 “Climate Action”; Fundamental Human Need for ”Protection”, “Understanding and Meaning”, “Participation”, and “Creation”

#SDG9 #SDG11 #SDG13  #SDG14 #FHNProtection  #FHNCreation#FHNUnderstandingandMeaning #FHNParticipation