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Advancing Responsible Business Practices in Land, Construction, Real Estate Use and Investment

Examines the sector’s impact in relation to the UN Global Compact’s four focus areas of human rights, labour standards, the environment and anti-corruption. It identifies some of the most critical issues facing the sector, broken down into the three key real estate life cycle phases – Development, Use, and Recovery – and proposes the corresponding actions to embed responsible business practices, illustrated by good practice case studies from around the world.


  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • United Nations Global Compact