Roundtable Discussions

Industry & the Environment, the Potential Impact of Recent Industrial Policy Changes in Egypt on the Environment

Date : 3/26/2008

Speakers : Abla Abdel-Latif, American University in Cairo

The Roundtable discussion attempted to answer the following questions:1. Does Egypt’s industrial policy encourage enterprises to protect the environment or discourage them from damaging it? 2. Is Egypt’s industrial policy consistent with its environmental policies? 3. Do the recent policy changes improve or worsen the situation?