This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
Signatory/Dean Hossam Mahmoud – President of Cairo University
Development of students awareness programs, competitions and projects
Resources devoted to implementation
Staff / Technical expertise
Expertise of students and staff committed to sustainability
Description/achievement of initiative
-Inclusion of environmental studies in Cairo University curricula in undergraduate and postgraduate studies.
-Organizing environmental outreach programs for neighboring communities all over Egypt.
-Participation in regional partnership for sustainable development (Member in the Mediterranean network for sustainable development).
-Development of students awareness programs, competitions and projects.
Continued commitment to projects already underway.
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