EGYPT: COMPANIES SIGN MOU REGARDING CLIMATE ACTION.

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  • A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Gulf Organization for Research and Development and GV Investment Group to cooperate in applying the standards of the Global Sustainability Assessment System and promoting sustainable solutions in Egypt.
  • The partners will cooperate in several areas aimed at accelerating climate action and promoting a sustainable urban environment in Egyptian society.
  • The Global Sustainability Assessment System (GSAS) was established in 2009 and is a green building certification system developed for GCC countries.

 

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Gulf Organization for Research and Development and GV Investment Group to cooperate in applying the standards of the Global Sustainability Assessment System and promoting sustainable solutions in Egypt. The agreement was signed by the Founding Chairman of Gord Dr. Yousef bin Mohammed Alhorr and the Chairman of GV Investment Group Sherif Hamouda at Gord’s headquarters in Qatar Science & Technology Park.

 

Under the MoU, the Gord and GV Group will cooperate in several areas aimed at accelerating climate action and promoting a sustainable urban environment in Egyptian society, with a focus on applying the GSAS standards in the city of Tarboul, the largest industrial city in Egypt.

 

Dr. Alhorr went on to explain how the partnership represents a milestone for Gord as it seeks to spread green building concepts and expand the scope of work with the GSAS system in Egypt, pointing out that facing climate challenges in the region requires diligent cooperation and exchange of common experiences between countries, institutions, and stakeholders.

 

For Hamouda’s part, he said that investing in sustainable projects is one of the group’s main goals in Egypt, and adopting GSAS standards and applying them in projects is an added value for the group in particular and Egypt in general. He also stated that Gord will become a strategic partner for the industrial city of Tarboul, pointing out that the partnership with Gord in the field of environmental sustainability will help the GV group achieve climate goals and establish world-class sustainable real estate projects. 

 

The Global Sustainability Assessment System (GSAS) was established in 2009 and is a green building certification system developed for GCC countries. Gord is a non-profit organization spearheading the MENA region’s sustainability milieu. Headquartered in Qatar Science & Technology Park, Gord drives the transformation of societies, industries, and the built environment by influencing corporate ethos, fostering innovation, and developing the capacity to enable low-carbon sustainable growth for present and future generations.

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