UK Architects are signing up to a declaration of their commitment to tackling climate change and biodiversity loss.
Over 450 architects practices have already signed up on this website
Read Hattie Hartman’s analysis of the movement here.
Join the conversation on Twitter using the #architectsdeclare hashtag .
Will the leading architects actually put into practice these good words? Who will hold them to account? Let’s wait and see..
Architects Declare…they’re competing for another huge overseas airport! #architectsdeclare #climatecrisis #irony https://t.co/Cip9sf41zS
— Will Hurst (@WHurst1) June 25, 2019
Meanwhile The Living Building Challenge launched the DECLARE Label at an event at Foster & Partners on 13th June.
The DECLARE label seeks to break the disconnect between manufacturer and user by seeking to create material transparency. Where does a product come from? What is it made of? What is their end of life options? The answers to all these questions can be found at the DECLARE label.
You can read Martin Brown‘s post about the DECLARE launch here and his post about #ArchitectsDeclare here.
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