Success stories

The AMIDOUL Foundation in Ghardaîa and The Tafilelt Tejdit Park initiative

Park Tafilelt Tejdit (eco-city) in the Sahara is the first ecological city in the Algerian desert.
It is a green belt that was created in the form of a park of greenery, in a surrounding rocky area. This park allows a constant communion of the citizen with his natural environment while involving him in a participative momentum. This structure will revolve around a botanical garden, which will initiate and highlight several concepts such as the respect for nature, the ecological awareness, a solidarity and conviviality.

Working Together on Energy

http://energy.gov.il/LearningAr/Pages/default.aspx

The "Working Together on Energy" series, is an educational material which had been initiated and financed by the Ministry of Energy and the Ministry of Education, and developed by Tel Aviv University

It deals with Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency and is intended to change thought and behavioural patterns regarding the energy consumption on a level where students can create an impact as citizens according to their personal capabilities: reducing energy consumption in school, at home and in the community. The reduction of energy consumption will be take effect in terms of efficient energy use and adopting energy saving behaviour. This is being achieved while enhancing the scientific / technological / environmental knowledge of utilizing consumable and renewable energy sources (advantages and disadvantages), efficient energy use of machines / tools / appliances and buildings (home and school). The series is designated for students in first to ninth grade.