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- Environment/Sustainable development
Acts for Sustainable Development (Act Sustainable)
is a social enterprise based in Egypt that aims to create a sustainable future by raising awareness and promoting innovative solutions to address climate change and environmental crises in Egypt, the MENA region, and Africa. Our organization was founded with the Local Conference of Youth (LCOY) Egypt, which was endorsed by the UNFCCC youth and children constituency.
we are 11 people in the organization, and last year's project crosses the range of 10 Million Egyptian pounds, our main sources of funding are UN agencies, Embassies, and other private sectors that have SDGs on their mandate.
Mainly our activities are in the form of Events, seminars and consultancy , with a possibility for a scholarship for each event
is to achieve Sustainable Development Goals, particularly those related to climate action, by empowering ambitious young individuals to deepen their knowledge and identify key challenges through modern thinking techniques. We believe that every individual has the power and will to build a prosperous world, and we strive to provide a space for youth and young leaders to initiate, educate, and take action.
is to create a world where sustainable development is at the forefront of all decisions, where individuals and organizations are empowered to take action toward a sustainable future, and where we can all thrive in harmony with the planet.
Our team is diverse, passionate, and creative.
Together, we educate, inspire, and empower our youth to lead the fight for a better future.
Tackling The Climate Crisis
Act Sustainable can offer event planning and management services for sustainable events, such as eco-friendly conferences, climate summits, and community events.
Specialized educational programs:
Act Sustainable can offer educational programs on sustainable development, climate action, and environmental awareness for schools, universities, and organizations.
Act Sustainable can provide capacity-building programs for organizations and community groups, with a focus on sustainability and climate action.
Research and Policy:
Act Sustainable can conduct research and provide policy recommendations on sustainable development and climate action, in order to inform decision-making at the local and national levels.
Act Sustainable can provide consultancy services to businesses and organizations on sustainability and environmental management practices, in order to help them reduce their environmental impact and operate more sustainably.
Sustainable Cities and Communities:
Act Sustainable can provide consultancy and support services to cities and communities seeking to transition towards more sustainable practices. This includes developing sustainable urban planning strategies, implementing renewable energy solutions, promoting circular economy practices, and supporting local sustainable development initiatives.
Act Sustainable can provide incubation services to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that are focused on sustainable development, including mentorship, training, and access to funding and resources.
Support youth Groups and Local Communities:
Act Sustainable can provide support to youth groups and local communities, by helping them implement sustainable projects, providing resources and training, and connecting them with relevant stakeholders and partners.
Act Sustainable can offer sustainable tourism packages that showcase the natural beauty and cultural heritage of Egypt while promoting sustainable practices and supporting local communities.
LCOY Egypt 2019
The Local Conference of Youth (LCOY) is an official event authorized by
YOUNGO, the official youth-constituency to the United Nations Framework
Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
This LCOY- Egypt 2019 was the First to be hosted in the MENA region that gathers
Egyptian young people are passionate about environmental and climate change topics.
LCOY Egypt 2020
The 2nd version of LCOY which took place virtually
LCOY Egypt 2021 Follow up
The 3rd version of LCOY which took place right after the COP26 in Glasgow and where ACT Sustainable were officially launched as an non profit social enterprise
AFRO-ARAB Volunteers 4 Climate change forum 2022
In the context of Egypt's assumption of the presidency of the twenty-seventh session of the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change COP27 (Sharm El Sheikh 2022), and in light of Egypt's aspiration build on what has been achieved in Glasgow, transfer pledges into tangible actions, and continue to advance efforts to enhance the work of the climate agenda to activate the constructive youth participation in the event, as well as to accommodate the youth of the world interested in climate issues, and to strengthen this participation in its appropriate official and international framework, to ensure the success of this historic hosting and to bring it out in an appropriate form.
The MENA Youth Adaptation Forum 2022
The MENA Youth Adaptation Forum will contribute to the review of the Global Goal on Adaptation and bring together young people, youth organizations, students networks, policy makers, global experts, international organizations, the private sector and United Nations agencies, with the overall objective of elevating youth voices and increasing the power of influence of young people worldwide in the adaptation agenda.
Regional Conference of Youth (RCOY MENA) 2022
This is the first ever RCOY in the MENA region an conference can only be called RCOY if it is officially approved by YOUNGO and close communication and collaboration takes place during the planning. The hub for this inclusion and collaborative work will be the RCOY WG of YOUNGO and it took place at Dubai World trade center, UAE
UN Conference of Youth (COY17) 2022
The UN Climate Change Conference of Youth (COY) is an event under YOUNGO – The Official Youth Constituency of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The conference takes place right before the annual UN Climate Change Conference, also known as the Conference of the Parties (COP), in the same host country as the COP. COY serves as a space for capacity building and policy training to prepare young people for their participation at COP.
In 2022, COY will be in its 17th year and is dubbed as the most significant and longest-running youth event to date, gathering thousands of young changemakers from more than 140 countries. It is likewise hailed as the most significant youth gathering for its capacity to directly forward the official youth position in the UN Climate Negotiations.
ACTS IRENA Side event 2023
A cooperation between ACT Sustainable and The International Renewable Energy Agency IRENA which is an intergovernmental organization mandated to facilitate cooperation, advance knowledge, and promote the adoption and sustainable use of renewable energy. Tpo host a side event about the COY17 outputs and the Road to COY18 in UAE
UN water summit side event
With our first-ever special accreditation from the UN, granting us the opportunity to represent our organization at the prestigious NY Water Summit.
Our team participated in this influential event, sharing our expertise and insights on sustainable water management and conservation.
This recognition underscores our commitment to making a positive impact on the environment and advancing sustainable practices.
ACTs Community 2023
LCOY Egypt 2023
RCOY MENA 2023
Hack for earth Hachthons
Act Sustainable can contribute to the Anna Lindh Foundation Network in Egypt in several ways, leveraging its expertise and services to support the foundation's goals of promoting intercultural dialogue, understanding, and sustainable development in the Mediterranean region. Here are some potential contributions:
Promoting Sustainable Development: Act Sustainable's core mission aligns with the Anna Lindh Foundation's focus on sustainable development. By collaborating with the network, Act Sustainable can share its knowledge, experiences, and initiatives related to climate action, environmental awareness, and sustainable practices, furthering the foundation's efforts in addressing environmental challenges in the Mediterranean region.
Capacity Building and Education: Act Sustainable's specialized educational programs and capacity-building initiatives can be valuable for fostering dialogue and understanding among different communities in Egypt. These programs can include workshops and training sessions on sustainability, climate change, and environmental protection, enhancing the foundation's intercultural dialogue objectives.
Research and Policy Recommendations: Act Sustainable's expertise in conducting research and providing policy recommendations on sustainable development and climate action can support the Anna Lindh Foundation's efforts to inform decision-making at local and national levels. Collaborating on research projects can strengthen the foundation's knowledge base and influence positive policy changes.
Eco-friendly Events and Conferences: As an events management organization with a focus on sustainability, Act Sustainable can assist the Anna Lindh Foundation in organizing eco-friendly conferences, workshops, and seminars. This collaboration would demonstrate a commitment to reducing the environmental impact of events while fostering cultural exchange and dialogue.
Supporting Local Communities: Act Sustainable's commitment to supporting local communities aligns well with the foundation's objectives. Collaborating on community-based projects and initiatives can help strengthen ties between different communities and promote sustainable practices within these communities.
Youth Empowerment: As a social enterprise empowering ambitious young individuals, Act Sustainable can support the Anna Lindh Foundation's youth-focused initiatives. Through mentorship, training, and networking opportunities, Act Sustainable can help young leaders become active participants in promoting intercultural understanding and sustainable development.
because your goals are aligned with our organization's mission and vision. By becoming a part of the network, Act Sustainable can collaborate with like-minded organizations and individuals who share a common goal of promoting sustainable development, intercultural dialogue, and climate action in the Mediterranean region. Through this partnership or joining your network, Act Sustainable can amplify its impact, expand its reach, and work together with the network's members to create a more sustainable future in Egypt and beyond. By joining forces with the Anna Lindh Foundation Network, Act Sustainable can access valuable resources, exchange knowledge, and contribute to a collective effort aimed at fostering positive change and making a significant difference in the fight against climate change and environmental crises.