Godrej & Boyce has partnered as a Corporate Activity Partner with WorldGBC’s Asia Pacific Regional Network to advance the dialogue on accelerating the uptake of net zero carbon buildings in the Asia Pacific region. With this, Godrej & Boyce became the first company to be recognised as a WorldGBC Corporate Activity Partner in the Asia Pacific region and will be participating in The Asia Pacific Dialogue on Advancing Net Zero.
The signing ceremony was attended by WorldGBC Chair, Lisa Bate and Godrej & Boyce’s’s Electricals & Electronics business’s COO, George Menezes during the India Green Building Council’s Green Building Congress in Hyderabad.
Activities in WorldGBC’s Regional Networks are sometimes funded by Activity Sponsors—leading multinationals who are typically members of national GBCs and want to contribute to advancing a particular activity or area of work at the regional level.
Launched in June 2016, Advancing Net Zero is WorldGBC’s global project aims to promote and support the acceleration of net zero carbon buildings to 100% by 2050. Currently, there are 17 GBCs participating in the project, that includes both certification development but also driving industry commitment to, and delivery on, net zero carbon building through the WorldGBC Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment.