Housing Europe

Address: 18, Square De Meeus (3rd floor), 1050 - Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium


Region of Activities: Europe

Type: Nonprofit, Network

Founded: 1988

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

Housing Europe is the European Federation of Public, Cooperative & Social Housing. It's a network of 44 national & regional federations gathering about 41.400 providers in 24 countries who manage over 26 million homes, about 11% of existing dwellings in the EU.

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Housing Europe works for higher levels of energy efficiency both in new and refurbished buildings, through their Committee on Energy, Construction & Standardisation. They lead and take part in several projects related to buildings and energy such as the Nearly Zero Energy Challenge, Build Up, and Transition Zero.