1. SDG Impact Analysis - an introduction
09.03.2020

1. SDG Impact Analysis - an introduction

We set out to get a better idea of how Wood in Construction impacts on the SDGs...

2. Executive Summary and Recommendations
01.04.2020

2. Executive Summary and Recommendations

Overview of where wood in construction positively contributes to the SDGs, and what the potential downsides may be.

3. Nordic Timber Resource Flows and Imports
23.03.2020

3. Nordic Timber Resource Flows and Imports

At the root of our understanding of Nordic wood in construction’s impacts upon the SDGs is the sourcing of that wood, and the resource flow of that wood from forest to construction site.

4. SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
09.03.2020

4. SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

How does intensified use of wood in construction impact the ability to produce biofuels from the forests?

5. SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
09.03.2020

5. SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

 Does using more wood in construction create jobs? Where are they, and for who?

6. SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
09.03.2020

6. SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

How does intensified use of wood in construction impact on waste flows, and the reuse and recycling of resources?

7. SDG 13 - Climate Action
09.03.2020

7. SDG 13 - Climate Action

How does intensified use of wood in construction affect efforts to mitigate and adapt to climate change, beyond the ‘obvious’?

8. SDG 15 - Life on Land
09.03.2020

8. SDG 15 - Life on Land

Does using more wood in construction reduce our ability to protect and enhance forests, the services they provide, and the creatures they are home to?

9. About the study
09.03.2020

9. About the study

How we went about this study…

The Nordic Wood in Construction Secretariat is hosted by EIT Climate-KIC

The project is funded by the Nordic Council of Ministers.