The establishment of the treatment unit came in line with the global trend and the Egyptian state’s plan towards achieving sustainability and expanding the establishment of environmentally friendly projects.
One of these natural reserves is Qubbat Al-Hasana Reserve in Giza Governorate, the source of geological studies and ancient life.
Environment Minister of South Korea Han Hwa-jin applauded the steps Egypt took under the leadership of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to improve sanitation, protect the environment, and adopt a set of policies and strategies for transitioning a green economy, topped by waste recycling.
The reserve was declared as a natural reserve in 1988, on an area of 180 km2, and it is considered one of the wetland reserves that serve as a natural isolation for birds, at a distance of 200 km from the heart of Cairo.
Princess Hussein's visit to Egypt crowns the recent successful visit of the environment minister and the governor of Faiyum to Jordan, at the invitation of the Jordanian princess to lay the foundation stone of cooperation between Egypt and Jordan in the domain of nature preservation as well probing potential investment opportunities in nature reserves, especially in Faiyum.
The Egyptian Ministry of Environment, in cooperation with the Arab Bureau for Youth and Environment, will launch during the last week of July 2023 a national campaign under the slogan "No to Plastic".
It is the first proposal to be submitted for discussion, and work will take place during the coming period through a consultative process to reach the most appropriate formula that can be agreed upon about creating this fund.
The Minister of the Environment said that the Waste Management Regulatory Authority at the Ministry is the only accreditation body to obtain a license to recycle products inside Egypt. She added that the approval of exporting these products requires obtaining a license from one of the internationally accredited bodies.
The Ministry of Environment established a database of wild plant species in Egypt, on its official website.
The Minister of Environment stressed the importance of the company in helping Egypt and Africa to achieve a greater role in investing in reducing emissions, especially with Egypt owning a variety of qualified projects that can help reduce carbon emissions in the transport, energy and solid waste sectors.
The meeting tackled ways of presenting this initiative in the upcoming climate change conference COP28 due to convene in Dubai, according to a statement from the Egyptian Ministry of Environment on Thursday.
This apparatus will follow up and monitor all operations related to waste management at the central and local levels, and set up a system for the final elimination of industrial pollution through strategy to get rid of industrial waste.
A total of 8 factories out of the total 31 have been completed, while the efficiency of 23 others is being raised, in addition to 4 waste sorting stations are being developed in South Sinai Governorate.
Built of mud bricks and with a unique engineering control system in temperature and ventilation.
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.
Egyptian Minister of the Environment, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, confirmed that the Russian war contributed to an increase in carbon emissions and climate change.
The ministry made the announcement Sunday.
During the meeting on Tuesday, Fouad appreciated cooperation between both countries to support environmental work in the different domains and issues before and during COP 27.
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.
The value of the projects to be established per those agreements is $85 billion.