Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad during a Cairo Climate Talks event on May 2, 2017 - Photo Courtesy of Cairo Climate Talks
CAIRO - 28 April 2020: Minister of Military Production Mohamed Saeed el Assar conferred with Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad on the latest developments of the executive situation of the system of recycling solid wastes and the preventive measures needed for those working in the field.
They affirmed the need for swift and sustainable solutions for the cleaning issues and quick intervention to get rid of garbage in the different governorates especially in the quarantined areas in light of the preventive measures taken to face COVID 19.
Assar reviewed the efforts of the Ministry of Military Production to qualify recycling factories in a number of governorates to improve the cleaning level for the interest of the citizens.
The ministry is ready to work on meeting the needs of the workers in the cleaning system by offering them sanitizers and preventive equipment, Assar said.
Meanwhile, Fouad said that the Environment Ministry is following up getting rid of the wastes and establishing factories to recycle wastes.