IWBI | Community News

IWBI | Community News

We believe that people's health and wellness should be at the center of design. That’s why we’re working with industry professionals in real estate, building and medical science, human resources, design and sustainability, finance and technology to address the intersection between health and the built environment. IWBI is collaborating with industry leaders to drive public awareness and advance healthy buildings globally. Through shared research, continuing education, streamlined initiatives, and alignments with leading building standards, our relationships with organizations across the globe are moving health and well-being to the forefront of the sustainable building conversation and creating healthier spaces for people to live, work and play.

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Annual Funding Gap for Making the Nation's Public School Buildings Safer, Healthier and Fit for Learning Balloons to $85 Billion
New report from the 21st Century School Fund, the International WELL Building Institute and the National Council on School Facilities shows massive underinvestment in education facilities, identifies solutions to achieve healthier, more sustainable elementary and secondary schools
Sep 8, 2021 11:15 AM ET
IWBI's WELL Building Standard Recognized for 100 Percent Alignment With the U.S. General Services Administration
NEW YORK, July 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is the only organization to attain 100 percent alignment across the federal government’s health and wellness requirements outlined in the new health guidelines contained in the recently updated Guiding Principles for Sustainable Federal Buildings. The Guiding Principles provide a detailed and prescriptive...
Jul 26, 2021 11:05 AM ET
Shaw Recognizes More Organizations Putting People at the Heart of Sustainability
This article was originally featured on sustainablebrands.com. The nine organizations selected for this year’s sustain[HUMAN]ability® Leadership Recognition Program have displayed tremendous effort and progress to support...
Mar 22, 2021 11:30 AM ET
Technology and Health Converge in Toronto
Toronto Today Toronto has firmly established itself as one of the most desirable modern cities in North America to live in and it’s clear to see why. As the city experiences a renaissance and booming real estate market, it has placed technology and health at the forefront. One doesn’t need to look far to realize how technology is...
Sep 14, 2018 8:05 AM ET
Managing School Stress: Why Creating a "School-life" Balance Matters
Responsibilities piling up, competing demands, lack of time. Just reading this may make your heart start to race a little. Does the word stress come to mind? Stress is a normal part of the human experience, and in fact, can be useful − mild levels of stress have the ability to motivate us to get our work done and even stimulate creativity....
Sep 4, 2018 8:35 AM ET