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COP27 #BuildingsPavilion - Paths for A Sustainable Built Environment in Africa

COP27 #BuildingsPavilion, Auditorium (lot. n°125)

Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

COP27 #BuildingsPavilion

Place: #BuildingsPavilion Auditorium (lot. n°113)

Date: 14 November 2022

Time: 18:30-19:30 Eastern European Time

Lead organisation(s): SALŪS Global for Green Buildings and Sustainable Cities

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Join our speakers to learn more about how the African construction sector is a proactive actor of sustainable transition. The session will discuss how all stakeholders are aligning their international strategies towards a sustainable manufacturing of construction materials. Companies across the African continent will join to share views on their challenges and the solutions they have in place towards a fast-paced sustainable industrial transition. The African continent will generate the highest demand for private and public buildings and infrastructure in the coming years.


  • Ehab Shalaby, CEO and Chairman, DCarbon Egypt (moderator)
  • Mr. Emmanuel Normant, VP Sustainable Development, Saint-Gobain 
  • Mr. Anup Jagwani, Global Manager, Climate Finance and Policy, IFC
  • Eng. Amira Ayoub, Head of MENA Programmes, World Green Building Council
  • TBC, Architecture2030
  • Mr. Winston Beck, Head of Government Affairs, Heidelberg Materials (TBC)