Advisory Board for Climate Change in Cities (AB-CCC)

The Advisory Board Climate Change in Cities in Egypt (AB-CCC) functions as platform for peer-to-peer learning and knowledge sharing amongst representatives from the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA), national and local government, academia, development agencies, civil society and private sector on climate change adaptation and mitigation in urban environments.

It is initiated and convened by EEAA with the support of the GIZ Participatory Development Programme in Urban Areas (PDP).


1st Session (August 2014)


4th Session (November 2015)


5th Session (January 2016)


6th Session (March 2016)


Interesting publications and websites about Egypt and Climate Change

  • Egypt’s Initial National Communication to UNFCCC


  • Egypt’s Second National Communication to UNFCCC


  • Egypt’s Third National Communication to UNFCCC (the project page, final report not published yet)


  • Egypt’s Intended National Contribution to UNFCCC


  • Egypt’s National Strategy for Adaptation to Climate Change And Disaster Risk Reduction


  • Cairo Climate Talks


  • Climate Change Department Page on EEAA website



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