Environmental Governance

The Environment and Energy (E&E) Programme works closely with the Government of Lebanon to provide policy support for more effective environment and energy management. The programme also works with local communities and civil sector organisations to improve livelihoods through improved natural resource management. Our aim is to move Lebanon towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), more specifically Goal 7 on environmental sustainability. The programme is funded by several donors and also collaborates with the private sector. more

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Machha: For Water Independence

The Akkar district is distinguished by large coastal plains and rolling mountain chains. Within these large mountains lies the town of Machha through which the Estawan River flows. The rural town conserved much of its green cover and is characterized by large agricultural areas located on its hills.more 

Solar panels placed on the rooftop of the Bechtel engineering building at AUB
First Solar Power Plant Launched at the AUB Campus

On the 11th of July 2016, AUB launched its first solar power plant that aims to cut down on costs and provide the safest energy source for our environment. Indeed, solar energy offers the best solution for the climate change problem. more 

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