More than 30 Architects have submitted their visions for an image bank of visions for a sustainable future. Join this conversation to share what you think of the presented visions and how the ideas could be developed.
Everyone interested in the future of the built environment should be involved in experimenting with this idea. The research and technology exist for us to begin that Transformation now, but what has been lacking is a vision to inspire for a better future.
The twin crises of climate breakdown and biodiversity loss are the most serious issue of our time . Buildings and construction play a major part, accounting for nearly 40% of energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions whilst also having a significant impact on our natural habitats. For everyone working in the construction industry, meeting the needs of our society without breaking the earth’s ecological boundaries will demand a paradigm shift in our behavior. The research and technology exist for us to begin that Transformation now, but what has been lacking is collective will. Recognizing this, we are committing to strengthen our working practices to create architecture and urbanism that has a more positive impact on the world around us.
Architects Declare is an international declaration for the construction industry. In Finland, more than 130 architecture offices have signed the declaration. Architects Declare Future Visions visualizes a better future.
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