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December 29, 2012

Impacts Across Borders: Expanding Green Building Practices Worldwide

Jennivine Kwan discusses Impacts Across Borders: Expanding Green Building Practices Worldwide 

Jennivine Kwan

Vice President, International Operations

U.S. Green. Building Council (USGBC)

The US Green Building Council (USGBC) is responding as interest in green buildings and sustainability grows internationally, most notably in Brazil and China, tocontinue to grow and become even more relevant to the different communities around the world.”


Jennivine Kwan, Vice President, International Operations, explains how the organization is addressing the Chinese green building market with tailored resources that help building professionals and decision makers advance green building. This includes translating the LEED Green Associate exam and other resources into Chinese and launching a public awareness campaign that has reached more than 10 million people.


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December 2012


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