Mauritania has focused on renewable energies, as the percentage of clean energy has reached 40% of the total energy we use, and efforts are continuing to raise this percentage to achieve the set goals.
The committee should group senior officials of the customs and tax authorities, the Finance Ministry said in a statement Sunday.
Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting with the AOSIS on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York within the framework of communications with all parties and blocs concerned with global climate action, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
The 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27) will undoubtedly yield positive results under the leadership of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, affirmed Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
Mohieldin said that despite the fact that only 3 percent of Africa contributes to global warming, the continent's people and economies are suffering from climate change may double this rate.
Sacko’s remarks came in a meeting with Ambassador Mohamed Gad, Egypt’s ambassador to Addis Ababa and permanent representative to the AU, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said.
Shoukry, also president-designate of COP27, made the remarks during the Committee of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change (CAHOSCC) in New York on Wednesday held on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said that politics, food, and energy crisis are affecting all parts of the world and considered to be global challenges nowadays. He also noted that climate change remains the most dangerous existential challenge that face the world.
Shoukry made the remarks in a meeting on Wednesday with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign and Security Policy Josep Borrell on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.
Shoukry made the remarks in an event for the US Chamber on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York held to discuss enhancing the partnership between governments and the private sector in facing climate change.
This came during Mohieldin's speech at the Marrakesh Partnership meeting within the framework of New York Climate Week activities , where he stressed the need to enhance understanding and economic cooperation between different countries.
Al-Mashat elaborated that the main objective is to move from pledges to implementation; accelerating climate action, mobilizing development financing and private sector investments, and providing technical support in the priority sectors of water, food, and energy.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed to his Dutch counterpart, Wopke Hoekstra, pumping further investments into the Egyptian market especially in the field of green transformation.
Egypt’s National Council for Human Rights has refuted a report by the Human Rights Watch (HRW) claiming that Egypt has undermined environmental NGOs willing to partake in the Climate Change Conference of the UN (COP27), which the country will host in November.
The Permanent Mission of Egypt to the United Nations in Geneva had organized an event on the sidelines of the 51st regular session of the Human Rights Council (OHCHR) to prepare for the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27)
Shoukry reviewed Egypt's preparations for hosting the COP27 in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm El Sheikh in November and its vision for the key issues to be raised in the upcoming climate summit, notably adapting to climate change and mitigating its repercussions, as well as working to rally climate finance.
Leading US technology company IBM has become a technology partner to the Climate Change Conference (COP27) set to be held in Egypt in November as per an MoU signed with Assistant Foreign Minister Ashraf Ibrahim on Wednesday.
Egypt’s Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid described the latest HRW report on the participation of environmental groups in COP27 as “misleading”.
In fact, Ecomondo, together with the other partners in the initiative, will be at COP27 to foster networking and business events between the main players in the sector, thus facilitating climate negotiations.
In this regard, Shoukry, also president-designate of COP27, and Hean during their Cairo meeting discussed coordinating priorities and providing funding and technology to the developing countries to achieve the goals of global climate action, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.