Category: Events



The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) is an initiative launched at COP21, as part of the Lima Paris Action Agenda. It aims to mobilise all stakeholders, including member states and non-state actors from the Buildings and Construction sector to scale up climate actions in the sector.The GABC focuses on the achievement of the low-carbon ... Read More
February 25, 2019admin


The CICA General Assembly was held on Tuesday, 6th November 2018 in its headquarters in Paris. The CICA General Assembly is held twice a year. At this occasion all the members of CICA come together to discuss new challenges and solutions for the construction industry at an international level. This ... Read More
November 22, 2018admin
Construction 4.0


Digitalization is seen as the key enabler to transform the construction sector as a whole.According to McKinsey the productivity of the sector could rise by 50-60%.The contribution of the construction industry to the world’s gross domestic product is estimated at about 10%. But its impact on the world economy is ... Read More
October 3, 2018admin
Mexico GA 2


CICA held its Spring General Assembly and Board meetings & Side events in Mexico City, at the invitation of the Mexican Chamber of the Construction Industry (CMIC), with the support of the Inter-American Federation of the Construction Industry (FIIC). Cf. General ProgramThe General Assembly held on April 23, 2018, introduced ... Read More
June 6, 2018admin


A CICA delegation led by CICA President Jorge Mas (Chile) and composed of 15 representatives from FIIC and FIEC met World Bank Group representatives in Washington D.C. on April 19-22, 2018 in the context of the Spring Meetings.The delegation met with Joaquim Levy, Managing Director and World Bank Group Chief ... Read More
June 5, 2018admin