'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.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry was received early on Monday by his Luxembourgish counterpart Jean Asselborn.
The meeting also tackled the preparation of Sharm El Sheikh city in the medical sector based on green technology.
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.
Minister of Foreign Affairs and President Designate of COP 27 Sameh Shokry met Wednesday the African Group of Negotiators on Climate Change (AGN).
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.
The minister delivered a speech, highlighting the salience of implementing climate pledges and Paris Climate Agreement.
The project aims to achieve environment-friendly development in the tourism sector.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In his speech, Minister Shokry said that the meeting was a chance to exchange views and experience on the aspects of international climate work.
The meeting was held in Copenhagen on Thursday.
Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederikson received in Copenhagen Thursday Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry.
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
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.
The conference is attended by the representatives of relevant United Nations organizations and governmental institutions, as well as the private sector and civil society.
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.
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.