The Parliament of Egypt, headed by Counselor Dr. Hanafi Jabali, approved Presidential Resolution No. 32 of 2023 regarding the approval of the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, which aims to keep pace with the global trend in the field of technology modernization within the framework of preserving the environment and achieving sustainable development.Read this news article
The first draft of the National Cooling Strategy (NCS) in Jordan was shared with key stakeholders during a hybrid meeting held in Amman on 20 June 2023. The meeting, organized by the Cool Up programme together with the Jordanian Ministry of Environment, aimed to present the first draft of the NCS to participating key stakeholders from public, industry and finance sector and collect feedback for the final version.Read this news article
The Vice-President of the Turkish Directorate of Climate Change, Dr. Abdulkadir Bektaş, announced the launch of the first Turkish National Cooling Action Plan (NCAP) in Ankara on 7 June 2023, at a Thematic Group Meeting hosted by the Cool Up Programme and attended by key national stakeholders from policy, industry, and academia.Read this news article
Cool Up played a vital role in the launch of Jordan's National Cooling Strategy, working in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and the Royal Scientific Society.Read this news article
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