The minister emphasized the need to strengthen multilateral cooperation to advance several areas within the green transformation, namely mitigation and adaptation projects, expertise and knowledge sharing in technology, and financing.
Topping is a high level champion for Climate Action COP26 of the UK.
The meeting has agreed on the need for strengthening cooperation between the UK and Egypt to confront the impacts of climate change and build on the current global climate action, a joint statement read.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi agreed with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the importance of intensifying joint action so that the UN climate summit in Glasgow (COP26) yield a balanced outcome.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson agreed on Monday on opening new horizons of cooperation between the two countries, as they met on the sidelines of the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow.
As COP26 kicks off Monday, Egyptian environmentalists seconded Egypt’s efforts to adapt and mitigate the negative effects of climate change.
Although it is not responsible for the climate change crisis, the African continent faces the most negative repercussions and the subsequent economic, social, security and political consequences.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held conversations with a number of chiefs of state Monday on the sidelines of the summit meetings held within COP26.
An Egyptian Foundation has arrived in Glasgow, Monday as part of the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) to take part in the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26 summit) held between October 31 to November 12.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi speech in the World Leaders Summit, which is part of the high-level segment during the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), expected to shed light on Egypt’s stance and its pillars towards climate change, According to Presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady.
An Egyptian exhibition will be held on the sidelines of the conference to present success stories that have been made to address the effects of climate change.