SDG 10 – Reducing Inequalities – A Fair Go For all

Sustainable development goal 10

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a set of 17 goals adopted by the United Nations in 2015 to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. SDG 10 is focused on reducing inequalities within and among countries. This goal calls for eliminating discriminatory laws, policies and practices, and promoting equal opportunity for […]

Built Environment struggles with Net Zero

The 2022 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction from the United Nations Environment Programme flags that the global restart of construction activity is returning us to pre-pandemic emission levels. Despite the fact that many of us are skill working from home.

PrefabAUS Commits to a Sustainable Future

Modern methods of construction to support a sustainable future Sector Leadership on Sustainable Development The prefabricated construction industry has been showing the way on waste reduction in the construction industry for many years. At their National Conference this year the Board of prefabAUS has further demonstrate it leadership with the signing of a Commitment to […]

SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation – why it is important for businesses in Australia

For many in the built environment, the conversation around sustainability is limited to carbon and energy; it is assumed that sustainability equates solely with environmental concerns. However, the UN SDGs provide a far more complete framework of sustainability which includes environmental concerns but also equally highlights social and economic imperatives. We will be highlighting one […]

SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being – Why it matters to businesses in Australia

For many in the built environment, the conversation around sustainability is limited to carbon and energy; it is assumed that sustainability equates solely with environmental concerns. However, the UN SDGs provide a far more complete framework of sustainability which includes environmental concerns but also equally highlights social and economic imperatives. We will be highlighting one […]

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion  is a central pillar of the Social and Economic contribution to Sustainable Development. It is also one of the most challenging areas for small business to measure and take meaningful action.