Horizons is a Jordanian not for profit organization registered in 2014 specializing in green energy development and renewable energy activities. Horizons adopts the NEXUS approach which Strengthens Capacities and Awareness on Communication and Cooperation on Water Security Challenges and Water Goals within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Horizons has one office in Jordan and have a full functioning office in Tunisia by August 2018.
Since inception, the organization has aimed at developing civic engagement/socio-economic projects, environment & climate change projects, and WASH initiatives that enhance and benefit thousands of lives, through capacity building, developing infrastructure and raising knowledge and awarenesson environmental issues.
Horizons have worked to implement several projects with other national and internationalNGO’s and partners:
Horizons couldn’t have accomplished and undergone projects without the support of their Donors:
Existing and achieved projects:
THE CLIMATE ACTION NETWORK (CAN)
In August 2017, CAN Arab World elected Mr.El-Akhras, Chief Executive Officerat Horizon for Green Development as the Chair of CANAW Board for the next two years. CANAW represents Al Mashreq and Al Maghrib regions that consist of more than 99 members.
INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE (IUCN)
In January 2017, Mr. El-Akhras was nominated as the IUCN National committee chair to Jordan. IUCN is a membership union uniquely composed of both government and civil society organizations. It provides public, private and non-governmental organizations with the knowledge and tools that enable human progress, economic development and nature conservation to take place together.