The European Commission`s vice president Maroš Šefčovič was a keynote speaker at the Madrid Leaders` Summit of the BUILD UPON project
The vice president of the European Commission Maroš Šefčovič was a keynote speaker on September 20th, 2016 at the Madrid Leaders` Summit of the BUILD UPON - the project in which BGBC participates with 12 other European Green Building Councils. A Bulgarian delegation participated in the meeting and was represented by the minister of the regional development and public works Lilyana Pavlova, the first secretary of the Bulgarian permanent representation to the European Commission and a representative of the ministry of regional development and public works in Brussels Dessislava Yordanova, the chairman of BGBC Vessela Valtcheva-McGee, the executive director of BGBC Nora Yovcheva, the deputy director of EnEffect Dragomir Tsanev, the director of Habitat for Humanity Bulgaria Mincho Benov and Veneta Novakova - Board member of Bulgarian Doors and Windows Association.
Video with the Maroš Šefčovič's speech can be seen here: http://buildupon.eu/sefcovic-underlines-importance-of-renovation-strategies-at-madrid-summit/
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is one of the world's largest green building investors. Its Green Economy Transition (GET) initiative has enabled by end of 2017 over €15billion