The Pakistan Green Building Council (Pakistan GBC) is a nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost, energy, water and natural resource efficient green buildings and communities.
The Pakistan GBC comes directly under the umbrella of World Green Building Council (www.worldgbc.org). The World GBC is a union of 98 national Green Building Councils from around the world, making it the largest international organization influencing the green building marketplace. Currently the Pakistan Green Building Council is a prospective member of the World Green Building Council.
Pakistan GBC is the sole representative of the World GBC in Pakistan and the only organization in the country advocating, promoting, developing Pakistan specific green guidelines and certifying sustainable building practices and products.
Under the mandate of the World GBC , Pakistan Green Building Council covers all the aspects that affect the environment such as subsoil Water levels, Water consumption and usage, Climate change, Deforestation, Carbon footprints, Air quality, Transportation, Agriculture, Industry, Renewable and Alternative Energy/fuel, Energy/fuel consumption and usage, Design of buildings, living patterns, Green Product / Building certification system and Environmental education at the grass root level.
To introduce, promote and advocate sustainable concepts and practices to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, build and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.