The MENA Region Initiative As a Model of NEXUS Approach and Renewable Energy Technologies (MINARET) aims to address the unique sustainability challenges and opportunities of the MENA region by increasing local and regional sustainability capacities using the synergies between renewable energy technology and efficiency, water management, and food security.
The 4-year project kicked off in the first quarter of 2017 to be implemented in Jordan, Tunisia and Lebanon. The MINARET project intends to build the municipality’s resilience to climate change through adopting renewable energy resources and energy efficiency, water management techniques and food security.
MINARET in a Global Lens
Under the patronage of H.E. Lebanese Minister of Environment Dr Naser Yassin, The Royal Scientific Society in Jordan in partnership with the Municipality of As Semkanieh, Municipality of Jdaidet El Chouf and Lebanon Eco Movement conducted a regional meeting under the...
The Global Nexus Secretariat (part of the NRD Programme) would like to highlight that the WEF Nexus training material is available to download on the Nexus Resource Platform. Materials are available in the following languages: English French Russian Spanish Arabic The...
The Royal Scientific Society / National Energy Research Centre conducted a 3-days training on Water, Energy Food Nexus in Tunisia in partnership with the municipalities of Manouba and Raoued from 27-29 December 2022. The training aims to capacitate the project...
MINARET in Figures
square meter plastic house
cubic meters of treated wastewater used daily
water tanks installed