EZBET Project as a design project course or competition: This phase was part of university activity that required delivering an urban development design without any interaction between universities’ students and the local community in Egypt. The project started with the aim of improving the physical, spatial urban and architectural context of the informal area by means of establishing a community centre designed by students through an international competition.
EZBET Project as an official Egyptian-German Academic project: In this phase, the project was established under the collaboration between the two academic universities from Egypt and Germany. EZBET start to work on Ezbet Abu Qarn and work on developing the area.
EZBET Project as a leader for participatory development through initiating a bottom-up approach for sustainable development: This phase is the most effective phase in the project. Two research development tracks were defined as physical & social development. This three-year phase was fully financed by the DAAD.
EZBET Project heading Phase. This phase is very important as EZBET started to establish its Kairos Lab in Egypt as a research and consultation unit for sustainable informal development in Egypt as well as institutionalizing the project as an academic association for urban development in the global south.
EZBET Project Phases
The EZBET family has been growing ever since the beginning of 2011, starting from being a few students and professors to an entire coorperation ready to make the world a better place. EZBET is now bigger than ever and stll growing and looking for more people to join in ...