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France lends helping hand in rebuilding Lebanon

In a development that underscores France’s commitment towards rebuilding Lebanon, Organized by Business France, a French national agency entered into a collaboration with Mouvement...
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Roland Riachi on water resources: “2018 is definitely a year of crisis”

ByTheEast: What’s so specific about water in Lebanon? Riachi: What’s really fascinating about water is that water is everywhere. In every fields in our societies:...
energy security, Lebanon, environmental,

A small step towards a greener energy security in Lebanon

In a development aimed at safeguarding Lebanon’s energy security, the country’s Ministry of Energy and Water (MEW) and Ministry of Environment (MoE) are set...
Africa, energy-to-waste, sustainability

Building waste-to-energy infrastructure in Africa

Energy hunger presides over Africa, as the World Economic Forum reports that only “24pc of sub-Saharan Africans” have electricity access, while the capacity to...
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Environmental sustainability for Qatar’s industries

In recent times, with environmental sustainability gaining wide prominence in Qatar, state-owned and private companies are increasingly taking proactive measures to minimize their carbon...

83% Middle Eastern people are food-waste conscious

The “vast majority” of people living in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE are becoming more aware of the impact of wasting food. As...

Tafila Wind: An integral approach to biodiversity management

In a effort that underscores International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) approach to conservation and commitment to renewable energy sources, the financing of Tafila Wind, the...

Lebanon embraces green financing

In a development that bridges the ancient with the modern, the Lebanese coastal city of Byblos, whose origins can be traced back to 6000...

Restoring Nile’s breath, the impossible task?

Have you ever been to Asyut, Beni Suef, Cairo at at the end of the Nile delta? Garbages, plastic wastes, bad smell, everywhere. The...