Forum Nachhaltige EntwicklungPresenting on area-efficient housing

On May 16, 2023, the Sustainable Development Forum on the topic of “Agenda 2030: Mid-term” will take place in Bern.

engageabiltiy presents at Lab 1 on “Area-efficient housing”. As head of knowledge transfer from NRP73, Barbara Dubach addresses the question of how residential space consumption can become more resource-efficient. Net zero in housing is possible by increasing energy and material efficiency in the construction and operation of buildings and taking measures to reduce per capita residential land consumption. During the Lab, participants will discuss the implications of more resource-efficient residential space consumption.

Further speakers at Lab 1:

  • Prof. Dr. Susanne Kytzia, University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland.
  • Prof. Dr. Philippe Thalmann, EPF Lausanne

About the Forum for Sustainable Development

The Forum for Sustainable Development supports responsible persons in cantons, cities and municipalities in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. With an annual conference, the Forum offers orientation on current developments in Switzerland and abroad, provides impetus for new projects and promotes the exchange of best practices throughout Switzerland. The forum is aimed at representatives of the cantons, cities, municipalities and the federal government. It also invites other public and private organizations that feel addressed by the topic and are involved in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda.

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