Monthly Archives: September 2012

Green Connection in Alexandria

A group of bright enthusiastic Alexandrians convened with their counterparts from icecairo for two days at the Library of Alexandria to chart the way ahead for green technology in Alexandria…

Fagnoon Spreading Arts and Crafts in Egypt

Glass Painting Pottery Wood Carving Iron Molding Jewelry Making Perfume Creations Ceramic Creations Bead Creations Printing on Canvas Free Painting Colored shape Creations Carpet Creations Planting Glitter Creations Making Bread…

icecairo Construction: Containers Arrive

Last Sunday the icecairo team and a group of icecairo fans and enthusiasts welcomed the arrival of the shipping containers which will be used in building icecairo. s s s…

Nawaya Easy Kitchen Gardening Workshop

On the rooftop of one of Cairo’s residential buildings in Garden City, Nawaya conducted yesterday their Easy Urban Kitchen Garden Workshop. Participants in the workshop got their hands dirty picking…

Mobile Opportunities in Egypt

Sitting down on beanbags while enjoying some snacks, a bunch of computer geeks and entrepreneurs gathered at Innoventures yesterday around Mohammed Al-Ayouti, currently managing the Vodafone Ventures investment fund at…

Constructing a shelter at icecairo

Finally being able to put our hands on a place that we could build whatever we wanted on, having been generously donated to icecairo by Fagnoon, the icecairo team originally…

Egypt National Climate Change Coalition – supported by DEMENA

This is what icecairo is all about! Last Wednesday, DEMENA Climate Ambassadors asked to collaborate with icecairo in hosting the Egypt National Climate Change Coalition. This initiative was originally supposed…

Zero Award Finalists Designing Green Solutions in Egypt

Finalists of the Zero Award 2012 for Green Architecture have convened in Cairo to work in teams on designing sustainable green solutions for some of Egypt’s most pressing problems. The…

Schaduf Spreading Edible Green Roofs in Egypt

From the heart of Cairo, Sherif Hosny and his team are helping Caireans install edible gardens on their rooftops across the overcrowded urban settings of Cairo effectively turning the concrete…

Turning Blackouts into Business Opportunities

Last Wednesday icecairo in collaboration with the GreenConnection organized a meetup at Innoventures about renewable energy and how recent power outages in Egypt can in fact be turned into business…

css.php