Egypt's FM, UNFCCC executive secretary discuss implementation of COP 27 outcomes

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 - 11:42 GMT

They met Monday on the sidelines of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.

Egypt's FM to participate in Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week presenting outcomes of COP 27

Sun, 15 Jan 2023 - 03:11 GMT

On the sidelines, Minister Shokry will meet with ministers and senior officials working in the field of climate change to exchange views on climate issues.

Egypt to convert waste into electricity soon

Wed, 28 Dec 2022 - 11:10 GMT

Egypt seeks to localize green industries, based on the outputs and gains of the climate summit that Egypt hosted last month

7 highlights of Egypt's 'Waste 50 by 2050' initiative in Africa

Tue, 27 Dec 2022 - 12:26 GMT

Egypt shed the light on the waste management issue, given its social and environmental dimensions, in addition to its economic opportunities in the field of recycling and the inclusion of the private sector.

Calling for restructuring global finance system one of most important outcomes of COP27: Mohieldin

Wed, 21 Dec 2022 - 04:10 GMT

Financing climate action is the biggest winner in Sharm El-Sheikh conference as it resulted for the first time in efficient plans and initiatives to finance climate action, beside the effective participation of the private sector.

Environment Minister: Russian war contributed in increase in carbon emissions, climate change impact

Wed, 14 Dec 2022 - 10:20 GMT

Egyptian Minister of the Environment, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, confirmed that the Russian war contributed to an increase in carbon emissions and climate change.

‘Little disappointment’ over COP27 ‘unwarranted’: Egypt’s FM at Rome MED Dialogues

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 - 02:11 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said “little disappointment” expressed by some parties over the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Sharm El-Sheikh last month is “unwarranted” given that the $100 billion commitment has not been met.

Alakoka Kailahi: ‘African countries are more connected with their resource than many of the developed countries’

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 - 05:06 GMT

Alakoka Kailahi: ‘African countries are more connected with their resource than many of the developed countries’

President Sisi Reviews the Outcomes of the World Climate Summit COP27

Mon, 28 Nov 2022 - 06:43 GMT

“This aims to support farmers, increase crop productivity and diversify agricultural crops, and hence increase economic return and income," said Rady.

MIP Reveals its Roadmap for Sustainability during COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh

Wed, 23 Nov 2022 - 04:31 GMT

Misr Italia Properties partnered up with local and international organizations to move towards the climate change agenda. The leading developer signed the UNGC “Egypt’s Sustainable Communities” initiative declaration alongside other leading industry players and also signed an MOU with Schneider Electric and an agreement with Future Clean Energy to install state-of-the-art green solutions

Cairo Liberal Club participates in Global Conservative Climate Summit in Sharm El-Sheikh

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 - 11:35 GMT

On the sidelines of the COP27 Climate Summit held in Sharm El-Sheikh, the Cairo Liberal Club co-hosted the Global Conservative Climate Summit: ‘Multilateral Conversations on Balancing Economic Growth, Energy Security, and Climate Mitigation’, which was held on Sunday, November 13.

Value of deals Egypt signed at COP 27 is $15B: Environment Minister

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 - 01:05 GMT

In a TV interview Monday, Minister of Environment Yasmin Fouad stated that the value of deals Egypt had signed in COP 27 is almost $15 billion.

Ivanka Trump, her family visit Egypt’s Giza Pyramids

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 - 09:44 GMT

Ivanka Trump, the daughter of the former US President Donald Trump, has visited the Giza Pyramids with her family, she announced on her Instagram account on Monday.

What are the COP27 announcements?

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 - 02:08 GMT

The most important and historic announcement was the establishment of a long-awaiting Loss and Damage Fund to provide financial aid to the most vulnerable countries to climate change impacts.

UK PM Rishi Sunak welcomes progress made at COP27

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 - 01:49 GMT

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak welcomed the agreement reached at the 2022 United Nations climate change summit (COP27) in Egypt.

COP27 made historic and unprecedented achievement: UN Climate Change High Level Champion for Egypt

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 - 01:34 GMT

He announced that the transitional committee that has been announced at the closing plenary on Sunday for the governance of the Loss and Damage Fund will implement its tasks in the coming few weeks and months.

Orange Egypt's Sharm El Sheikh Store Mesmerizes COP27 Attendees

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 - 12:26 GMT

Orange Egypt's Sharm El Sheikh branch is so dazzling that you'd think you're in a future green museum rather than a customer-service facility. This coincides with Sharm El Sheikh's hosting of COP27.

EU Commission president happy at reaching loss and damage agreement during COP27

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 01:09 GMT

"I extend my heartfelt thanks to the EU's negotiating team in Sharm El Sheikh for their determination and hard work throughout the conference."

As part of the COP27 events: The declaration of First Egyptian Pact for Used Beverage Cartons With participation of Tetra Pak, Uniboard, Beyti, Juhayna

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 01:07 GMT

The four parties invite entire value chain of recyclers, collectors, manufacturers, producers NGO and consumers to join the pact for a more sustainable future.

Parties agree to establish climate 'loss and damage fund': COP 27 presidency

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 09:45 GMT

The announcement was made early on Sunday.