Climate Change

13 May 2021 09:35

BWI endorses C40’s declaration on clean construction

 

Representing 12 million workers from 367 trade unions located in 116 countries, the Building and Woodworkers International (BWI) endorsed the C40’s “Clean Construction Declaration” and the commitment made by mayors of pioneering cities around the world to ensure resource-efficient, resilient and decarbonised buildings and infrastructure.Read more...


18 April 2021 11:28

Climate Change (GS Report 2021)Read more...


08 April 2021 13:13

BWI General Secretary Ambet Yuson on 7 April joined a debate on green buildings and decent jobs organised by C40, a network of the world’s megacities working on climate change, and Bloxhub, a Nordic hub for sustainable urbanization.
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15 March 2019 15:59

BWI Youth Voices Against Climate Change: Jorge Hernandez SilvaRead more...


22 November 2016 03:48

Amidst considerable global uncertainty, COP22 focused on implementation and finance issues such as the Adaptation Fund and the principle national approach to climate change, Nationally Determined Contributions. Read more...


18 November 2016 11:16

COP22 must address the critical root causes of climate change: social injustice and market failure. Read more...


31 May 2016 07:21

“Together we grow” was the theme at the congress of the Swedish forestry, wood and graphical workers’ union—GS – that was held this past weekend in the city of Västerås. Read more...