The CIC carries out a broad range of industry related projects across the sector. The CIC work with numerous professional bodies, research organisations, specialist trade associations and government departments as well as with it’s members, in response to their needs.
This area of the website showcases the CIC’s live projects as well former projects which are now closed but still contain useful resource information.
Built Environment Professional Education [BEPE] Project
A joint government / Mayor of London Paralympic Legacy Project building on the legacy of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Inclusive Environment Action Plan
A new construction industry action plan to make buildings and public spaces more inclusive.
A Blueprint for Change
The next steps in the campaign to measure success and share diversity and inclusion best practice in the built environment [read more]
FLUID Diversity Mentoring Programme 2015
This innovative scheme was developed by RIBA’s Architects for Change and the CIC to address the retention and development of talented practitioners from diverse backgrounds for management and leadership roles in the built environment.
Green Construction Board
The CIC provides Project Management and Secretariat support to the Green Construction Board. The Government/Industry Board was set up to address the low carbon agenda.
Considerate Constructors Scheme
The Considerate Constructors Scheme is the national initiative set up by the construction industry to improve its image.
Construction sites and companies that register with the Scheme are monitored against a Code of Considerate Practice, designed to encourage best practice beyond statutory requirements.
Inclusive Environment Award
CIC hosted the inaugural CIC Inclusive Environment (CIC-IE) Award in 2016, in recognition of buildings, places and spaces which demonstrate best practice in achieving an inclusive environment - an environment which is safe, flexible and accessible for all.
Essential Principles Guide
These 6 essential principles will guide, support and motivate you when making decisions for clients, employers and society which affect the achievement of an inclusive environment.
Teaching and Learning Briefing Guide
Bringing inclusive design into built environment education
CIC has published a Teaching and Learning Briefing Guide called ‘Bringing inclusive design into built environment education’.