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"Construction 2050 - Building tomorrow’s Europe today”

13.06.2019

"Construction 2050 - Building tomorrow’s Europe today”

Press Release from The European Federation of Building and Woodworkers (EFBWW) that is the European Industry Federation for the construction industry, the building materials industry, the wood and furniture industry and the forestry industry. 

"Construction stakeholders believe that the Construction 2020 initiative should be reinforced in order to fully achieve its ambitions, aimed at supporting the construction sector’s adaptation to key emerging challenges and to promote the sustainable competitiveness of the sector. To this end, major European construction representatives have united, to stress their commitment to the extension of the existing programme in the form of the “Construction 2050: Building tomorrow’s Europe today” initiative. "

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