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Thu, 30 Nov 2023 - 11:43 GMT
Egypt’s Presidential election marathon kicked off on Thursday night [Cairo timing] in three different countries are: New Zealand, Australia and Japan, due to the time difference between them and Egypt, as Egyptians abroad were scheduled to be casting their votes on December 1-3, 2023.
The Presidential election marathon kicked off on Thursday, with Egyptians abroad casting their votes on December 1-3, 2023.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi met on Thursday upon his arrival in Dubai, to participate in the COP28 Summit, the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Kristalina Georgieva.
The UAE pledged $100 million for the fund, as announced by Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, UAE minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation.
“We cannot achieve our common goals without having everyone on board, most importantly the Global South. We need to start delivering on climate justice and provide the needed tools as agreed in Sharm El-Sheikh to fund loss and damage. One of the most anticipated outcomes of COP28 is for the Loss and Damage Fund to be fully activated,” he added.
“President El-Sisi will review the efforts Egypt made as president of the Conference of the Parties over the past year, which mainly focused on climate change impact on developing countries in general and African countries in particular,” Fahmy added.
State authorities are preparing for the 2024 Presidential Elections as millions of Egyptians residing abroad will be able to cast their ballot from 1-3 December.
The Head of Egypt's State Information Service (SIS), Diaa Rashwan, said Egypt and Qatar are working to reach a two-day extension of the truce in Gaza, which extends for the seventh day and is set to expire on Friday.
On the way to the 28th UN Climate Change Conference in the UAE (COP28), Youth Loves Egypt (YLE) Foundation has financially supported ten climate-related initiatives as part of its efforts to empower civil society.
The G7 Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States of America and the High Representative of the European Union welcomed the release of some of the hostages seized on October 7 by Hamas and the recent pause that has allowed a surge in humanitarian assistance to reach Palestinian civilians in Gaza.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi affirmed the importance of serious efforts by the international community to achieve fair and comprehensive settlement of the Palestinian cause in accordance with the international legitimacy resolutions.