The main objective of the assignment was to assess the labour market needs in the following industrial sectors in Greater Cairo to cover current and future activities anticipated.

  • Building material production for green construction (energy efficient building)
  • Energy efficient transportation (e.g. changing from gasoline to natural gas)
  • Waste management and recycling
  • Energy conservation

The main activities carried out by NSCE in this assignment were as follows:

  • Conduct desk research and review secondary material related to green economy and occupations;
  • Identify and list of private sectors companies, employer’s organizations and other institutions involved directly or indirectly in green economy, categorize them;
  • Prepare a preliminary questionnaire addressed to those companies in order to identify different occupations/ skills needed. Include in the survey additional occupations/skills not related to green economy;
  • Run a pretest for the questionnaire, present results to stakeholders and adapt it accordingly;
  • Run a survey among selected companies;
  • Identify institutions that are delivering programmes related to green economy;
  • Present draft bilingual report (En. and Ar.) to stakeholders and fill missing gaps;
  • Present final bilingual report (En. and Ar.) to stakeholders