Organisations, Programmes, and Projects
Climate Change Adaptation and Urban Resilience, Participatory Development Programme
Description: project focused on adaptation measures in Greater Cairo
Reports and Policies
Protecting Health from Heat Stress in Informal Settlements of the Greater Cairo Region, Deutsche Gesellschaft für, Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Description: heat impacts and recommendations for a vulnerable group
Greater Cairo Urban Development Strategy, Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities
Description: integrated regional plan with economic, social and environmental themes
Aboulnaga M., Alwan A., R. Elsharouny M. (2019) Climate Change Adaptation: Assessment and Simulation for Hot-Arid Urban Settlements – The Case Study of the Asmarat Housing Project in Cairo, Egypt. In: Sayigh A. (eds) Sustainable Building for a Cleaner Environment. Innovative Renewable Energy. Springer, Cham.
Description: long-term climate change scenario assessment of a building project
El-Hattab, M, S.M, Amany, & G.E, Lamia. (2018). Monitoring and assessment of urban heat islands over the Southern region of Cairo Governorate, Egypt. The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Sciences, 21(3), 311-323.
Description: quantitative study of urban heat islands and land cover