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IPT Announces Its CSR 2018 Report And Opens the First Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Station in Lebanon

IPT Announces Its CSR 2018 Report And Opens the First Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Station in Lebanon

Under the patronage and in the presence of His Excellency Minister of Environment Mr. Fadi Jreissati, IPT organized a roundtable on the 10th of May in its headquarters in the presence of 30 figures, to discuss its CSR 2018 report. Member of Parliament Simon Abi Ramia participated  in addition to the General Director of the

Multi-sectorial Partnership Enhancing Water Resources Management at Shouf Biosphere Reserve

Beirut, 13 March 2019: Multi-sectorial partnership is beginning to help Lebanon’s Shouf Biosphere Reserve (SBR) successfully enhance the recharge of groundwater reservoirs in the area during the October-May rainy season, using retaining walls and terraces that increase water infiltration, among other tools, to reduce the impact of summer droughts. The development, announced around World Water

Lebanon’s first Sustainable Digital Ecosystem Summit marked a new phase for Digital Transformation in Lebanon

Under the patronage of H.E. Mr. Saad Hariri, represented by H.E. Mr. Jammal Jarrah, Minister of Telecommunications, Lebanon’s first Sustainable Digital Ecosystem Summit (SDE Summit) took place from 22 to 24 January 2019 at the MEA Training & Conferences Center in Beirut. Organized by IFP Group (International Fairs and Promotions), and supported by the UN-ESCWA

Beirut Municipality, JCI-Lebanon and UNIC Beirut Launch Second Phase of “I Green Beirut” Project

Beirut, 28 January 2019 (United Nations Information Centre) – Under the patronage of the Municipality of Beirut, and in collaboration with the United Nations Information Centre in Beirut (UNIC Beirut), Junior Chamber International- Lebanon is launching the second phase of “I Green Beirut” initiative on Sunday 3 February at 4 PM at Jewelry Street, Beirut

Hyundai Motor Group Reveals Solar Charging System Technology to Power Future Eco-Friendly Vehicles

Eco-friendly solar charging system charges a vehicle’s battery using solar panels on its roof or body, improving mileage and reducing CO2 emissions Translucent solar roof is world’s first technology for internal combustion engine Vehicles December 11, 2018 – Hyundai Motor Group has announced plans to introduce solar charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. Electricity-generating solar panels will

VMware to Drive Adoption of “As-A-Service” Model for On-Premises Data Centers with New Solutions for AWS Outposts

Company to Deliver New Innovations for Hybrid Cloud Environments that Combine VMware’s Enterprise-Class Solutions with Native AWS capabilities and environments DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, December 10, 2018 — VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) previewed two new offerings—VMware Cloud on AWS Outposts and VMware Cloud Foundation for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) that will run on

Students from Peru Receive the “Water Research Prize” at the World Architecture Festival

Project about water management system for communities in the Amazon Rainforest succeeds against sixty other projects. GROHE, founding partner of the World Architecture Festival (WAF), sponsors 10,000 pounds’ prize money for the research prize. At WAF over 500 projects will be judged and the best completed design will win “World Building of the Year”. Beirut,

EU-MADAD supports WASH interventions across Lebanon with 8million USD project WAAD (Water Access and Development) Consortium will provide 200,000 people improved access to clean water

Beirut, November 16, 2018. The EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis ‘MADAD ‘ is providing its support to the Water and Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector across Lebanon by awarding WAAD (Water Access and Development) consortium a fund of about 8million USD to improve water and wastewater services across Lebanon The

CIVVIES Launches Its First Collection of Sustainable Fashion

Beirut, October 31st, 2018: CIVVIES, the all Lebanese sustainable fashion brand that’s only ethically producing unique eco-friendly garments and fashion accessories, has celebrated it’s official launch on the 31s t of October at KED Beirut. The brand introduced over 265 attendee to it’s concept through its first collection, Crops. The event was attended by public

The “Let them Fly Safely” Educational Campaign Launches Again for the Second Consecutive Year in Lebanon

Beirut, Lebanon (November, 2018) – The Ministry of Education and Higher Education, in closely cooperating with the Ministry of Environment in Lebanon, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) for the second consecutive year, to launch the “Let them Fly Safely” educational campaign in all