The MENA Region Initiative

As a Model of NEXUS Approach and Renewable Energy Technologies

MINARET

NETWORKING FOR THE FUTURE

The MENA Region Initiative

As a Model of NEXUS Approach and Renewable Energy Technologies

About MINARET

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’s Achievements in One Year

MINARET In Figures

square meter plastic house

cubic meters of treated wastewater used daily

annual savings

farmers benefited

water tanks installed

%

less energy LED street lights consume

tons of CO2 reduced

cubic meter underground tank

kWh in total energy savings

Latest News

MINARET at Cairo Water Week 2019

MINARET at Cairo Water Week 2019

Nexus Workshop: Promoting Urban Nexus in the MENA Region - A Side Event at Cairo Water Week 2019 As part of the workshop organized by the Nexus Regional Dialogue in the MENA region in collaboration with the League of Arab States (LAS); upon the expressed interest of...

MINARET at World Water Week 2019

MINARET at World Water Week 2019

From Local Needs to Opportunities, How NEXUS is Shaping Communities. MINARET team presented a showcase in the World Water Week on 29 August 2019, about how MINARET enables communities to participate in transitioning their cities to renewable energy, and strengthening...

Monitoring & Evaluation Training Course

Monitoring & Evaluation Training Course

MINARET conducted M&E training course from 21-24 July 2019 attended by MINARET team from partners' organizations as well as other participants from RSS team. The training aimed at enhancing staff knowledge and skills in creating a common understanding of the...

Partners

Karak City

Karak City
Karak is a Jordanian city, located within the Kasabah Brigade in Karak governorate, south of Amman …

Jdaidet El Chouf

Jdaidet El Chouf
Jdaidet El Chouf is a Lebanese village in the Chouf District of the Mount Lebanon Governorate …

Monastir City

Monastir City
Monastir is a Tunisian city and the center of the governorate of Monastir, one of the most important cities of Tunisia …

Royal Scientific Society

Royal Scientific Society
Born out of the great hearts and spirit of His Majesty the Late King Hussein and HRH Prince Hassan in 1970 …

National Energy Research Center

National Energy Research Center
NERC is one of the main institutions in The Royal Scientific Society (RSS) …

International Union for Conservation of Nature

IUCN
International Union for Conservation of Nature is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization …

Horizons For Green Development

Horizons For Green Development
HFGD is a Jordanian non-profit organization established in 2014 committed to empowering communities …
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