International development transparency gap revealed in new index

International development transparency gap revealed in new index

The first ever transparency index of international development operations reveals big gap between public finance (Sovereign) transparency and private-focused funding. A new assessment of international development transparency by Publish What You Fund, has revealed...
COP27: What industry leaders discuss behind the scenes

COP27: What industry leaders discuss behind the scenes

Aecom’s ESG global lead, Robert Spencer reports on industry and expert conversations away from the main stage at COP27. The post COP27: What industry leaders discuss behind the scenes appeared first on Infrastructure Global.
COP27: Better finance, carbon calculation and purpose now needed

COP27: Better finance, carbon calculation and purpose now needed

As COP27 negotiations draw to an end, industry is faced with the task of financing, designing and delivering decarbonised infrastructure. So what comes next?  COP27, perhaps more than any other such meeting, reflected firmly on the poor progress made so far, and...
Key focus on practical climate action at global leaders’ meeting 

Key focus on practical climate action at global leaders’ meeting 

The latest gathering of FIDIC’s Global Leadership Forum saw infrastructure leaders addressing how the sector can drive faster climate action.  More than 60 of the infrastructure industry’s global leaders came together today to discuss how the whole sector can set a...
COP27: Shortage of engineers threatens climate action

COP27: Shortage of engineers threatens climate action

Sweco chief executive and president Åsa Bergman and FIDIC CEO Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, have issued a joint warning as COP27 seeks solutions. In a joint article in Euractiv, industry leaders Asa Bergman and Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, have emphasised the need for action...
COP27: Proliferation of standards needs harmonising, experts warn

COP27: Proliferation of standards needs harmonising, experts warn

Industry experts came together at COP27 to address how we use data, standards, policies and other tools to support a lifecycle approach to greenhouse gas emissions in buildings. Following the recent release of the Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction,...