DP Architects is further solidifying its commitment and enhancing the firm’s efforts towards combating climate change through advocacy and action. It first joined the global petition against climate breakdown and biodiversity collapse, Construction Declares, as one of Singapore’s founding signatories in January 2020. The public pledge was also taken by its specialist companies. Each is a founding signatory for their respective petitions under the movement:
- DP Engineers (DPE) joined structural engineers Arup, RSP Planners & Engineers, Web Structures and WSP in signing Construction Declares in January 2020;
- DP Sustainable Design (DPSD) along with 10 Degree Solar Pte Ltd, Atelier Ten, Surbana Jurong and Web Earth, signed the Environmental Consultants Declare petition in June 2020; and,
- DP Green (DPG) joined other landscape specialists – D’Land, Grant Associates, ICN Design International, Ramboll Studio Dreiseitl and Stephen Caffyn Landscape Design in the Landscape Architects Declare in November 2020. Singapore is the second country to have its Landscape Architects join the declaration after the UK.