The Forum tackled the ongoing challenges the construction and reconstruction sectors face in the shadow of the current global economic and financial uncertainty that led to witnessing worldwide abrupt, bold, and strong fiscal policies. Such policies have had such powerful impact on global economy in general and on the emerging markets’ sustainable development plans in particular. It also addressed for the development and reconstruction roadmap for Africa, offering various opportunities for Egyptian construction and building materials firms to take part and have overseas presence.
The Forum also shed the light on Egypt’s transition to sustainable and green buildings and plan to meet environmental sustainability metrics under its 2030 Vision, which gives greater focus on environmentally-friendly projects, combating climate change and reducing carbon emissions. This was in line with Egypt’s hosting of the COP27 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Sharm El-Sheikh on September 2022.