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Sustainable development refers to a concept that aims to meet the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. It recognizes the interconnectedness of environmental, social, and economic aspects of development.

Sustainable development encompasses environmental sustainability by promoting practices that minimize resource depletion, pollution, and environmental degradation. It also includes considerations for health, emphasizing the well-being of individuals and communities through access to clean air, water, food, and a healthy environment. By integrating environmental and health concerns into decision-making processes, sustainable development seeks to achieve a balance between economic development, social equity, and environmental protection.

Circular Buildings Toolkit by Arup and The Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Harness the Power of the Circular Economy with the Free-to-Use Circular Buildings Toolkit

As a designer or planner in the built environment sector, are you looking for a comprehensive resource to help you create sustainable, future-proof assets? Look no further than the Circular Buildings Toolkit. This innovative toolkit, launched by Arup and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, is designed to bring the circular economy for buildings into the mainstream.
Home Living Design in 2024 is Evolving. How is the Idea of Home Living design changing in our cities and suburbs in 2024?

Home Living Design in 2024 is Evolving

What forms has contemporary living adopted? How has the concept of home evolved over the last few years? How have domestic habits changed? How are they likely to change over the next few decades? What challenges do domestic spaces face right now in order to become more “habitable.” What influence is the housing crisis and the cost of building having on what we deliver as designers?