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November 27, 2022 – Startup Scene

From addressing transportation to energy challenges, these green startups are bringing climate change to the forefront in Egypt.

November 11, 2022 – UNDP

#peoplepowered: Early-stage solutions by grassroots innovators bring sustainable energy to remote and vulnerable populations

October 22 2022 – DMC

لمواجهة تحديات الطاقة و البيئة والتنمية الاقتصادية.. مشروع مصري لتصنيع سخانات تعمل بالطاقة الشمسية

April 18, 2022 – Harvard innovation labs

The Harvard Innovation Labs is committed to cultivating the next generation of climate entrepreneurs. In celebration of Earth Month, April’s 10 for 10 list highlights a few of the extraordinary ventures…

April 11, 2022 – Harvard innovation labs

Today, the Harvard Innovation Labs announced that it has selected 28 ventures to join the second annual Harvard Climate Entrepreneur’s Circle…

February 2022 – CNN

Egyptian sisters Sarah and Deena Mousa have created an affordable water heater that uses only the power of the sun. This could be a game changer for homes around the country

طالبتان مصريتان تطوران سخانات المياه بالطاقة الشمسية للفئات الفقيرة

June 11, 2020 –

أسست الأختان دينا وسارة موسى شركة «شمسنا» في القاهرة، وهي شركة ناشئة تُنتِج سخانات مياه شمسية بأسعار مناسبة لجميع الفئات، في خطوة مبتكرة تُعز الاعتماد على الطاقة النظيفة وتُسهِم في 

Egyptian solar heater startup Shamsina recognised in Harvard president's innovation challenge

May 28, 2020  – Startup Scene

Created by sisters Deena and Sarah Mousa, Shamsina’s low-cost solar heaters were named as one of the top five finalists in the…

President’s Innovation Challenge taps students’ ingenuity

April 22, 2020  –  The Harvard Gazette

Twenty-five finalists named, will be awarded prizes totaling $510,000 in virtual ceremony   developing a device that can provide…

Meet the 100 Arab start-ups shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution

December 07, 2019  –  World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum and the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) have partnered and selected 100 Arab…

What we learned at WEF Mena 2019

April 07, 2019  – Wamda

The World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) concludes today, drawing more than 1000 government…

10 start-ups that are helping to change the Arab world

April 05, 2019  – World Economic Forum

Entrepreneurship is booming across the Middle East and North Africa. In 2018, $900 million was invested across the region in 386 deals…

Yale Student heads Clean Energy Start-up in Egypt

September, 2018  –  The Yale Review

Since 2015, Deena Mousa (JE ‘20) has served as the founder and head of Shamsina, a solar energy start-up operating in Egypt. “Shamsina …

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