Green Building Council


Jordan Green Building Council is a cross-sector non-governmental not for profit organization founded in 2009 in Jordan – Amman reporting to both ministries of social development and of environment. The mission of Jordan GBC is promoting and advocating the adoption of Green Building Practices in all phases of the building process, leading towards making Green Buildings a widespread reality in Jordan. To be recognized as the Reference for the Green Building ecosystem in Jordan while continuing global leadership, is their vision.



EmiratesGBC honours winners of the 2019 MENA Green Building Awards

Thu, 17th Oct 2019

The annual Awards honour excellence in green building initiatives in 16 categories including newly introduced 'Zero Building of the Year’ for advancing net zero energy in built environments. See the full list of winners here.

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Recognising rights and dignity: Green, affordable homes in Jordan

Mon, 30th Oct 2017

Jordan faces big challenges when it comes to natural resources - exacerbated by the refugee crisis in neighbouring Syria. Jordan GBC explains how its Green Affordable Homes project is providing a solution.

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Which women are leading the way in the global green building movement?

Tue, 8th Mar 2016

Today is International Women’s Day – an opportunity to celebrate the social, economic, cultural political, and of course, environmental achievements of women around the world.

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