by Lombard Odier

Mastering the art of sustainable architecture

In a nation where space is at a premium, the Dutch are leaders in creating environmentally friendly buildings. From repurposed redundant structures to modular, transportable studios and floating neighbourhoods, the FT’s Helen Barrett explores three completely different approaches to sustainability.

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FT Channels, a partnership destination that combines impactful and enriching multimedia content to spark curiosity and encourage discovery. Each vertical brings expert insights from the Financial Times and our Partners into the most pressing issues of our time.


FT Rethink is a video channel examining the spread of sustainable practices into food, financial and urban systems and supply chains - from sustainability-linked loans to green tech that alleviates climate change. It invites you to rethink how you see the world and explores the unprecedented investment opportunity. The channel alternates between independent reporting from FT journalists and business perspectives from Lombard Odier.