COP 27

'Youth Love Egypt', Orange implement campaign for cleaning Nile River banks ahead of COP 27

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 10:22 GMT

'Youth Love Egypt' and Orange joined forces, under the auspices of the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources, to implement a campaign for cleaning the Nile River ahead of COP 27.

Egypt, Luxembourg discuss concluding agreements on double taxation avoidance, aviation services

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 11:14 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry was received early on Monday by his Luxembourgish counterpart Jean Asselborn.

Egyptian models of innovation projects related to climate change to be presented at COP 27 conference

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 09:38 GMT

The meeting also tackled the preparation of Sharm El Sheikh city in the medical sector based on green technology.

Egypt’s Minister of Environment reveals topics to be discussed at COP 27

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 04:06 GMT

A set of initiatives were prepared to be launched at the conference in the areas of agriculture, food security, water, finance and waste, gender equality, and transition Equitable energy, sustainable cities, an ecosystem-based approach and sustainable transport, she added.

Egypt's FM holds talks with African Group of Negotiators on Climate Change

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 02:02 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs and President Designate of COP 27 Sameh Shokry met Wednesday the African Group of Negotiators on Climate Change (AGN).

Egypt’s FM inspects development projects in Sharm El-Sheikh city in preparation for COP 27 conference

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 03:55 GMT

According to the development of Sharm El-Sheikh Airport, its capacity would be increased from 7.5 million annually to 9.5 million passengers to keep pace with the increasing tourist traffic to the city.

Egyptian FM participates in 6th Ministerial Meeting on Climate Work held in Stockholm

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 03:38 GMT

The minister delivered a speech, highlighting the salience of implementing climate pledges and Paris Climate Agreement.

Ministers of environment, tourism and antiquities launch 'Towards Green Development of Tourism Sector' project

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 12:16 GMT

The project aims to achieve environment-friendly development in the tourism sector.

Bonn Climate Change Conference to convene on June 6-16 to prepare for Sham El-Sheikh COP 27

Thu, 26 May 2022 - 10:12 GMT

The Bonn Climate Change Conference is the first face-to-face gathering for the stakeholders from different countries since the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic in 2019, said the UNFCCC in a statement on May 23, 2022.

Egypt’s FM heads for Davos to participate in World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2022

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 08:34 GMT

The Egyptian Minister is also scheduled to meet with a number of senior officials from various countries and parties participating in the forum on the sidelines of its activities, to consult on the ongoing work to prepare for COP 27 that would be held in the Egyptian city Sharm El Sheikh on November 7-18.

Egypt, EIB discuss National Climate Change Strategy 2050, COP 27 agenda

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 12:20 GMT

In a meeting with Vice-President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Ambroise Fayolle, Fouad discussed the national strategy for climate change, which included a number of projects such as a 10-billion-dollar project that aims at producing 10 gigawatts of renewable energy through transferring thermal power plants to renewable energy-operated ones.

Egypt urges African coordination meeting before climate summit in Sharm

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 04:13 GMT

The move comes within the framework of the efforts to coordinate the African stances before holding the climate summit, due in Sharm el Shiekh in November.

Egypt, UK co-chair ministerial meeting on climate pledges in Copenhagen

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 02:31 GMT

In his speech, Minister Shokry said that the meeting was a chance to exchange views and experience on the aspects of international climate work.

FM presents Egypt's vision on COP 27 prospective outcomes in trilateral meeting with Danish, UK ministers

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 01:28 GMT

The meeting was held in Copenhagen on Thursday.

Danish Prime Minister receives Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs in Copenhagen

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 12:38 GMT

Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederikson received in Copenhagen Thursday Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry.

Egypt, EU sign development grants worth € 138M

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 04:07 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation and the European Union organized a ceremony, Monday to sign a number of development financing grants within the framework of the Egyptian-European partnership

EU supports Egypt to host COP 27 in Sharm al Sheikh: EU Amb. Christian Berger

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 03:50 GMT

The European Union Ambassador in Cairo, Christian Berger, said, Monday that the European Union supports Egypt in hosting the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 27) in November.

Egypt hosts Africa-UN conference on oceans, outcomes to be presented at COP 27

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The conference is attended by the representatives of relevant United Nations organizations and governmental institutions, as well as the private sector and civil society.

National dialogue on climate change launched in Alexandria

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 02:01 GMT

On March 27, 2022, Egyptian Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad launched the first national dialogue on climate change from Sharm El -Sheikh, where the conference would convene in November.

Czech Minister of Environment is looking forward to visiting Egypt for preparation for COP 27: Ambassador

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 12:05 GMT

The Ambassador expressed that Hubáčková is looking forward to holding meetings with Fouad and the President-designate of the COP 27 and Foreign Minister of Egypt Sameh Shoukry.