• Experts from the International Energy Agency, the CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project), the International Finance Corporation, the World Green Building Council, the EPFL University of Lausanne and Cementis will come together at the WCA Global Climate Change Forum (GCCF) to discuss how the global cement sector can contribute to a carbon-neutral built environment.
• The event will address the environmental challenges the cement industry faces and build momentum for joint action.
• The WCA GCCF which will take place in Paris on 27 and 28 June.
Bernard Mathieu, Director of the WCA Climate Programme, comments: “The cement industry is at a crossroads and it needs a renewed energy and sense of purpose in order to take greater initiative in fighting climate change. With these international, high-level experts, we can look forward to a stimulating discussion on how to find new ways to tackle this planet’s biggest issues.”