Tunisia - Ministry of Housing and Spatial Planning (Ministère de l'Equipement de l'Habitat et de l'Aménagement du Territoire), Republic of Tunisia

Address: Avenue Habib Chrita, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia


Region of Activities: Tunisia

Type: Ministry

Founded: 1882

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

The Ministry is responsible for improving thermic and energy regulation, including strengthening laws and rules of construction and implementing a communication and awareness-raising strategy to promote sustainable buildings; strengthening capacity in eco-construction (for instance through low-carbon infrastructure and eco-neighborhood projects); and establishing a financing mechanism to promote solar heaters (PROSOL) and thermal insulation of roofs in households (PROMO-ISOL).

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Improving regulation and communication/awareness-raising strategies promoting sustainable buildings.