Category Archives: Environment

Ezbet Community Centre Competition

Last week, the organizers of the Ezbet Community Centre Competition held a discussion at the icecairo downtown hub gathering students from all over Cairo.  The competition is for students from…

German Ministry Visit at icecairo during SWH Construction & Laser Cutting Workshop

Last Thursday, despite ongoing renovation in the downtown hub, the icecairo team responded to the community requests by conducting a few events simultaneously: Laser Cutting Intro Workshop & the construction…

PV-Systems Installation – تدريب على تركيب الخلايا الكهروضوئية

هذا التدريب مصمم للمبتدئين للتعرف علي الانظمة المختلفة للطاقة الجديدة والمتجددة والاساسيات العملية لانظمة الخلايا الكهروضوئية – التطبيقات المختلفة لانظمة الخلايا الكهروضوئية وامكانيات استخدامها في مصر. هذا التدريب لن يقوم…

اهمية السماد العضوى

اقام هانى الخضرى الناشط البيئى والمهتم بالزراعة المستدامة (permaculture) رابع ورشة لعمل السماد العضوى (compost) بالتعاون مع ايس كايرو “مساحة للعمل الجماعى ” وذلك لنشر الوعى فى المدن عن اهمية…

Solar Hackathon: Building a Solar Water Heater at icecairo

What is a Hackathon? Hackathons are when specialists and interested peoples congregate around a specific topic with the intent to break it down and collaborate. A presentation or discussion begins…

RECYCLING ROADSHOW – الحملة الترويجية لإعادة التدوير

أثناء الحملة الترويجية لإعادة التدوير التي قام بها فريق من المبدعين من أيس كاير زار الفريق مدينة أسوان ومدينة الأقصر وأخيراً مدينة مرسى علم وفي كل محطة قاموا بتدوير بعض…

Green Materials Database & Mapping

The training was about how to use and additionally contribute to the green materials database [https://sites.google.com/site/icecairogreenmaterials/ ] – a collection of ecological materials of Egypt for architects, designer and maker….

ENCCC & SoY @icecairo: Source segregation of waste: A cleaner, healthier and economically sustainable option

Source segregation of waste: A cleaner, healthier and economically sustainable option The Spirit of Youth Association talks through their work with garbage disposal and recycling at the monthly meeting of…

Icecairo ‘Ecocities Camp’ discusses a more sustainable Cairo

Originally published in Egypt Independent here by Kira Walker Despite the ongoing political unrest and inclement weather last Friday, people eager to contribute to and shape a greener, cleaner Cairo…

How to build earthbag buildings

This article was originally published in Egypt Independent here by Rana Khaled Fagnoon Art School hosted a workshop for teaching the latest methods of earthbag building, an inexpensive construction method,…

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