ÖzU - Istanbul Municipality Collaboration on Smart Cities
Özyegin University’s participation in the Yeşil Şehir Eylem Planı çalıştayı (Green City Action Plan Workshop) is a significant milestone in the university’s commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship. The workshop likely involved collaborative efforts with various stakeholders, including local government, businesses, and civil society, to develop a comprehensive plan aimed at making cities more environmentally friendly and sustainable. The signing of a protocol with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signifies a strategic partnership to implement the plan’s objectives. This collaboration with EBRD is a positive step towards securing financial and technical support for green initiatives, which can ultimately lead to improved urban sustainability, cleaner environments, and enhanced quality of life for the communities involved. It showcases Özyeğin University’s dedication to addressing pressing environmental issues and fostering sustainable urban development.