RICS Value the Planet Campaign promotes the preservation of the planet through the implementation of the UN's sustainable development goals. RICS encourage its professionals to implement the SDGs.
The campaign also offers us a great opportunity to highlight the public interest responsibility of RICS and demonstrate the benefits that the surveying profession provides in offering solutions to society's most challenging issues.
RICS has developed professional standards and training to help businesses operate in a more sustainable way.
RICS provides resources, information and guidance to its professionals including; sustainable business checklist, responsible business report, net zero policy papers, best practice frameworks, industry definitions, social impact awards and carbon database.
RICS are also showcasing the great work its members are doing to make an impact.
As part of the Value the Planet campaign, RICS are running a series of webinars hosted by sustainability experts in the Surveying profession.
Find out more about the great work RICS is doing to proactively lead its professionals here.
RICS is globally recognised professional body, everything RICS does is designed to effect positive change in the built and natural environments. Through its respected global standards, leading professional progression and trusted data and insight, RICS promotes and enforces the highest professional standards in the development and management of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure. RICS work with others provides a foundation for confident markets, pioneers better places to live and work and is a force for positive social impact. With over 134,000 highly qualified trainees and professionals, and offices in every significant financial market, RICS influences policy and embed standards within local marketplaces in order to protect consumers and businesses.