The built environment sector has a key role to play in the transition towards a decarbonized and circular economy. This section provides a suite of resources to support industry professionals across the whole value chain to embed circular economy principles in a holistic manner. 

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Action Plan to increase the proportion of green public procurements and green innovation report

The Norwegian Agency for Public and Financial Management published a 2021 action plan covering a range of sectors including construction, building and property. One of the recommended key priorities for contracting authorities was the promotion of a circular economy, through lifecycle calculations, improving land use, better maintenance, reuse of existing buildings, use of materials that

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Advancing the circular economy through infrastructure

This report published in November 2021 by the Global Infrastructure Hub explores transitions pathways for practitioners in circular infrastructure. Two key benefits of circular infrastructure were identified – mitigating climate change and mitigating the risk of resource scarcity.

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