Architects and sustainable development

Conclusions of the initial study undertaken by the Ordre des Architectes in association with ecodurable
June 2004

Publié le 09.10.2004

CONTENTS

Architects and sustainable developmentIntroduction Jean-François Susini
President, Conseil National de l’Ordre des Architectes _ p 6

I TOMORROW’S ARCHITECTURE HAS TO SERVE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENTSUMMARY OF THE COMMITTEE AND PANEL OF ARCHITECTS STUDY ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ARCHITECTURE _ p 8

  • The break with “sustainability” as applied to architecture and urban planning _ p 10
  • The architect in the service of the public _ p 12
  • The architect at the heart of the city _ p 14
  • Tomorrow, the architect in a sustainable society _ p 16

II THE 10 PROPOSALS OF THE ORDRE DES ARCHITECTES FOR A BETTER CONSIDERATION OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ISSUES IN ARCHITECTURE _ p 18

III FROM PROPOSALS TO ACTIONS _ p 24


Conclusion Patrice Genet
President, Architecture and Sustainable Development Committee Vice President, Conseil National de l’Ordre des Architectes _ p 26

Annexes
Persons interviewed by the Committee _ p29
Committee Members _ p 30

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