• Live Webinar - Mar 5

    Holcim Awards prize winners from China and Mongolia on heritage and tradition in sustainable design

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  • Co-design and Collaboration

    A workshop in Tanzania led by our Next Generation Ambassadors builds understanding of stakeholder needs and student skills in sustainable design

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  • Holcim Awards Webinars

    A 10-part series by Holcim Awards 2023 winners on the challenges and solutions of their design approaches

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  • Introducing the Shingle Façade

    Research in Practice Grant recipient proposes a new approach for recycled architectural glass

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Holcim Awards 2023

The world’s most significant competition for sustainable design - showcasing projects that contribute to the transformation of the building sector.

On a mission to accelerate the global movement for sustainable construction

Founded in 2003, the Holcim Foundation was one of the first organizations to define and promote the key principles of sustainability for the built environment. Today, we are more committed than ever to ensuring that leading-edge thinking and best practice solutions are placed in the hands of everyone.

About the Holcim Foundation

Watch a 2-minute video about the Holcim Foundation - a non-profit organization, dedicated to accelerating the global movement for sustainable architecture, design and construction.

Learn more about Who we are and how we are organized to achieve our Our Vision for a future built environment in which both people and planet can thrive.

How we support systems change

The Holcim Foundation aims to identify, discuss, and democratize the latest leading-edge thinking and best practice in sustainable construction from around the globe. We focus on three main objectives as an organization to achieve this mission:

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