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EGGBC Legitimacy Statement

The Egypt Green Building council is the first and only NGO in Egypt that is affiliated with the World Green Building Council. Founded in 2011 and gaining full membership in 2015,the EGGBC is recognized as a authority on green buildings. We are a network of councils built on professionals, corporations, academics and practitioners working on developing a large network of awareness

OUR VISION
To lead community transformation for Egypt to become a beacon of Sustainability and Green Building.
OUR MISSION
Making Green Building mainstream, creating momentum for change by raising public awareness, driving policy change and resulting in a better quality of life for all Egyptians.
CORE VALUES
EGGBC will strive to reconcile people with nature and to restore ecosystems in accordance with the triple bottom line, balancing ecological, social and economic aspects.

TARSHEED

TARSHEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices. To receive TARSHEED certification, building projects satisfy prerequisites and earn points to achieve different levels of certification. Prerequisites and credits differ for each rating system, and teams choose the best fit for their project. Still curious about what TARSHEED is or why you should use it? Learn more in the TARSHEED digital marketing brochure.

ENERGY
40%

Egypt is a resource rich country and is the largest non-OPEC oil producer in Africa and the second largest dry natural gas producer on the continent. However, energy production in Egypt has been steadily declining since 2009 and in...
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WATER
25%

Egypt is an arid country covering an area of approximately 1 million km2, of which its population occupies only 5.5%. The availability of fresh water resources in the country is limited mainly to the Nile River, groundwater from both...
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HABITAT
35%

As a definition, sustainability is ecology. And it is the means of configuring civilization and human activity so that society, its members and its economies are able to meet their needs and express their greatest potential in the present...
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No More Water Wasters

Improvements to Your Home Can Lead to Improvements in the Environment
Consider the following green home improvement options which are good for your home and the environment
4. No More Water Wasters
Installing low-flow toilets, showerheads, and faucets, will greatly reduce your water consumption. In addition, when hot water is used, less energy will be required because less water will be wasted.

December 07, 2015
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Make Your Fixtures Friendly

Improvements to Your Home Can Lead to Improvements in the Environment
Consider the following green home improvement options which are good for your home and the environment
3. Make Your Fixtures Friendly
Energy star ceiling fans and CLF (compact fluorescent) bulbs are more significantly more energy efficient than the standard models. Since light fixtures and ceiling fans are used frequently, the initial investment for these green home additions will pay for itself in no time.

December 07, 2015
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Ramp Up Your Roof

Improvements to Your Home Can Lead to Improvements in the Environment
Consider the following green home improvement options which are good for your home and the environment
2. Ramp Up Your Roof
Installing solar panels has become widely popular, and for good reason. Once the solar panels are on your roof, you still have the option to use electricity, which is essential during times when the sun cannot provide ample rays and heat.

December 07, 2015
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Do More with Your Floor

Improvements to Your Home Can Lead to Improvements in the Environment
Consider the following green home improvement options which is good for your home and the environment
1. Do More with Your Floor
Let’s face it. Carpet is old school. Not to mention, it’s terrible for people with allergies and shows wear and tear more than any other type of flooring. Wood floors are the preferred choice. Installing them is not cheap to begin with, so opt for bamboo, which is a renewable resource and will look gorgeous in your home.

December 07, 2015
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