The Davos Agenda 2021

We can’t tackle the climate change crisis without changing construction. Here’s why

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Cities already account for more than 70% of greenhouse gas emissions, according to the World Bank. Image: REUTERS/Toby Melville

Thin Lei Win
Food Security Correspondent, Thomson Reuters Foundation
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Workers put finishing touches to a novel ‘zero-emissions’ building site in central Oslo, Nov. 23, 2020 Photo: Alister Doyle
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