Publications

02

Nov
The 2020 edition of the Forum highlighted some of the most effective governance practices to maximise the impact of infrastructure on societies and economies and address the lasting consequences of the coronavirus crisis. The OECD also presented the new Recommendation on the Governance of Infrastructure, and discussed its implementation as ...

02

Nov
PIARC World CongressThe PIARC quadrennial World Road Congress serves as the governing body’s central vehicle to drive its strategic mission, as well as its integral calibration mechanism at the end of each four year research cycle to refocus, adjust and grow each technical committee, as desired and required.It provides an ...

02

Nov
According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB), recovery strategies must not reverse past gains made in protecting a country’s natural environment and inadvertently end up supporting a growth in fossil fuel or carbon-intensive investments leading away from the Paris Agreement’s target trajectory. Southeast Asia alone requires an estimated US$3.1 trillion ...

08

Sep
Routes de France, the European Union Road Federation (ERF) and the Fédération Nationale des Travaux Publics (FNTP), in collaboration with the European Construction Industry Federation (FIEC) and the Confederation of International Contractors' Associations (CICA) initiated an international comparative study in March 2019. The study covers 20 countries* around the world ...

07

Aug
On August 6, 2020 CICA hold its second virtual Board Meeting. CICA President Emre Aykar took the opportunity to also invite all the CICA Working Group Chairmen for them to present their latest works and activities.Minutes Board MeetingCICA Management ReportCICA Working Group ReportsMultilateral Development Banks Working Group Well-Prepared Projects ...

29

Jun
The Inter-American Construction Federation (FIIC) met with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) on April 20, 2020 around the topic "Hands on the Job - Towards a Safe and Efficient Resumption of the Construction Sector amid the Current COVID-19 Pandemic".The discussion between FIIC and IDB depicted how to promote the resumption ...

16

Apr
The response to growing infrastructure needs of all kinds (networks, water and energy, transport, digital economy, ecological and climatic transition) is limited by the level of public debt in most countries. To date, it has been governed in Europe by the rules of the Stability and Growth Pact. The contribution ...

02

Apr
Following the current and growing health concerns related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Confederation of International Contractors’ Associations (CICA) has established a COVID-19 Overview dealing with how the different countries and regions around the world are dealing with the sanitary measures and related restrictions in the construction sector. You can access ...

01

Apr
The OECD paper stresses the immediate impact of the fall in activity following confinement and lock-down. CICA has analyzed what this could mean for infrastructure.The OECD paper points to immediate measures that would allow to support the economy, households and businesses. Among them:Temporary reductions in investments (this statement requires ...

12

Jun
The Webinar organized by Carbone 4, an independent consulting firm specialized in low carbon strategy and climate change adaptation, and by the Long Term Infrastructure Investors Association (LTIIA) on June 11, 2019 focused on how to integrate climate related risks to the investment and portfolio strategy of infrastructure investors. The Webinar welcomed speakers from Carbone ...
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