E-JUST and VTT capacity building project on developing the knowhow of green technology in ecological urban planning
Development cooperation , 27.12.2012

E-JUST and VTT capacity building project on developing the knowhow of green technology in ecological urban planning

Description

Egypt-Japan University for Science and Technology and VTT (Technical Research center of Finland) aim to develop the knowhow of E-JUST on the use green technology in ecological urban planning. E-JUST is situated in New Borg El-Arab City, which is one of the largest industrial and residential areas in Alexandria. Area will be the pilot target in this ICI project, which also aims to create an ecocity roadmap for Egypt and and feasibility study on how to turn New Borg El-Arab City into an ecocity. One of the aims is to raise the ecological awareness of the local stakeholders through co-operation with local schools, non-governmental organizations and inhabitants.

Funding decision  27.12.2012

499 996 €

Target country

Egypt

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Climate change - mitigation

Field of activity

  • Education and training in water supply and sanitation 30%
  • Energy education/training 30%
  • Technological research and development 40%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Instituutiot

Contact

ali-10

Code for the object of funding

14208010

ID

UHA2012-001043

Modified

05.08.2013