Sustainable Infrastructure

Sustainable Infrastructure Events

15/06/2015

Emerging markets are already the largest global infrastructure investors, while at the same time facing the largest investment needs. The scale of the challenge to deliver on the quantity and quality of infrastructure in emerging economies is unprecedented. Ensuring the...


18/09/2015

This year's EPF Think Week on November 02 – 06, 2015, in Beijing, focuses on ‘Sustainable Infrastructure Development – Challenges and Opportunities for Emerging Economies’. During two days of roundtable discussions issues such as incentivising investments, the role of the...


Beijing, Pekín, China 02/11/2015

Description The Economic Policy Forum (EPF) will host this year’s Think Week on November 02 – 06, 2015, in Beijing, focusing on ‘Sustainable Infrastructure Development – Challenges and Opportunities for Emerging Economies’. During two days of roundtable discussions issues such...


Beijing, China 02/11/2015 - 06/11/2015

The Economic Policy Forum hosted this year’s Think Week on November 02 – 06, 2015, in Beijing, focusing on ‘Sustainable Infrastructure Development – Challenges and Opportunities for Emerging Economies’. During two days of roundtable discussions issues such as incentivising investments,...


Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA 02/11/2015

Description This symposium will focus on urban and regional resilience, as the next step of sustainable planning. It will bring together public officials, infrastructure engineers, planners, design professionals and academics to share next generation perspectives on urban resilience, focusing on...


Panamá, Panama City, Panama 01/12/2015

Description The International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA) Special Symposium on "Sustainable Mega-Infrastructure and Impact Assessment" will take place in Panama City from December 1 - 3, 2015 (Registration until October 31, 2015). Using nurmerous case studies, the symposium will...


Geneva, Schweiz 06/06/2016 - 07/06/2016

Insufficient infrastructure has been highlighted as a key impediment to sustainable economic development and prosperity in many countries. With the adoption of the 2030 Agenda, the establishment of a Global Infrastructure Forum in Addis Ababa and an Investment and Infrastructure...


New Delhi, Delhi, India 18/11/2016

On November 18th 2016, the Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD), together with the Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) organized a seminar on Sustainable Infrastructure: From Guidelines & Standards to Industry Practice in New Delhi, India. The seminar was part of...


Berlin, Germany 27/01/2017

Description In cooperation between B20 Germany, Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) and Alliance for Integrity, implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, the B20 Conference “From Aspiration to Business Action: The Agenda 2030 as driver for responsible business...


09/03/2017

In cooperation between Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD), B20 Germany,  and Alliance for Integrity, the B20 Conference “From Aspiration to Business Action: The Agenda 2030 as driver for responsible business and anti-corruption in infrastructure development” took place on January 27th,...


Berlin, Deutschland 29/05/2017 - 30/05/2017

EPF was invited to organize an expert panel on “Driving the Business Case for Sustainable Infrastructure” at the T20 summit, reporting on some of the findings of its Policy Initiative on this issue, and bringing experts from finance and policy...


Macao 01/06/2017

More Sustainable Infrastructure for the World According to New Climate Economy (2016) “significant investment is needed over the next 15 years: around US$90 trillion, which is more than the entire current stock. The global South will account for roughly two-thirds...


15/06/2017

The first of its kind joint workshop of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) in Berlin on March 23rd brought together 30 initiatives and organisations on how to better cooperate on promoting sustainability in infrastructure...


28/11/2017

EMSD´s work to put sustainability aspects on the global infrastructure agenda is bearing fruit with renewed efforts to operationalise guidelines and best practices. The topic has featured prominently on the agenda of the Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) since 2015,...


02/03/2018

The Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) announces the Second Call for Proposals for its Challenge Fund. The Fund seeks to bridge the gap between communities of practice and thinking. It aims at incubating projects that through their specific cross-stakeholder character,...


25/02/2019

Background and Objectives Sustainable infrastructure development is recognized as a key driver to realizing both the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the African Union’s Agenda 2063. To reap this development potential of sustainable infrastructure projects, global stakeholders from the...


Berlin, Deutschland 19/11/2019 - 21/11/2019

For the first time, the change agents from "The Solutions Lab - Scaling for Sustainable Infrastructure", an initiative by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and Global Solutions Initiative (GSI), met to identify, anaylse and work on scalable solutions addressing...


Mexico City, Mexico 19/02/2020 - 21/02/2020

For the second time, the change agents from "The Solutions Lab - Scaling for Sustainable Infrastructure", an initiative by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and Global Solutions Initiative (GSI), met to identify, anaylse and work on scalable solutions addressing...


06/05/2020

Against the backdrop of the current multidimensional health, economic and social crisis, experts from The Solutions Lab: Scaling for Sustainable Infrastructure reconvened virtually to discuss implications of COViD-19 for the sustainable infrastructure agenda. The webinar also served to prepare a...


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