Starting from our conviction that concrete can be an area for climate action, more innovation in the construction industry would be needed. In this context, Arab youth can play a central role in mitigation and adapting to climate change within the construction and building industry.
As part of the efforts to enhance climate action among Arab youth, the Islamic University of Lebanon, Yarmouk University, and Tanta University in collaboration with the American Concrete Institute (ACI) and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN ESCWA), are organizing a webinar on Climate Action in Construction and Building Industry. The webinar will convene experts on climate change, green urban planning, and construction material with university students from Arab countries.
The webinar aims to:
The webinar will be held via Zoom on Thursday, September 16th 2021 at 17:00 Beirut time