environment

Manufacturers who increase recyclable inputs to be granted 'green verification mark': Egypt's law

Tue, 24 Jan 2023 - 01:08 GMT

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.

Egypt implements largest recycling project to combat climate change, reduce emissions

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 - 01:51 GMT

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.

In pics: Architecture masterpiece in New Valley comes back to life after 55 yrs of hiatus

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 - 02:16 GMT

Built of mud bricks and with a unique engineering control system in temperature and ventilation.

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.

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.

Egypt's Environment Ministry reveals number of companies selected to operate waste-to-energy plants

Sun, 11 Dec 2022 - 12:21 GMT

The ministry made the announcement Sunday.

Egypt, Tajikistan confer on boost cooperation in environmental work

Tue, 06 Dec 2022 - 03:11 GMT

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.

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.

Egypt's green hydrogen projects to curb carbon emissions by 39M tons per annum

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 01:03 GMT

The value of the projects to be established per those agreements is $85 billion.

Egypt includes biodiversity in COP 27 agenda for 1st time in summit's history: environment minister

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 12:08 GMT

The minister added that Egypt – COP 27 president - would continue to observe the implementation of climate pledges until the UAE assumed the summit's presidency late in 2023.

Egypt's FM meets with Iranian vice-president at COP 27

Wed, 16 Nov 2022 - 05:10 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday Iran's Vice-President and Head of the Environmental Protection Organization Ali Salajka on the sidelines of COP 27.

Environment minister says COP27 reflects "different" image of Egypt

Sun, 13 Nov 2022 - 12:05 GMT

She talked about how Sharm el Sheikh turned into a green city with many projects to be implemented, thus securing future jobs for youth in the coming stage.

Egypt's law punishes violations to manufacturing specifications of single-use plastic bags

Mon, 07 Nov 2022 - 12:12 GMT

According to the law, the violators will be fined by no less than one thousand pounds and not more than five hundred thousand pounds. In all cases, the court shall order the confiscation of the seized items.

Egypt's vehicle replacement to natural gas helps over 24K citizens: Minister

Sat, 05 Nov 2022 - 11:23 GMT

Egyptian Finance Minister Mohamed Maeet said the state works on increasing the number of beneficiaries of the presidential initiative aiming at replacing gasoline-powered vehicles that are manufactured 20 years ago by natural gas-operated ones.

All you need to know about Egypt's 1st village to have environmentally-friendly charcoal composter

Wed, 19 Oct 2022 - 07:50 GMT

The village of Al-Talin, in Egypt’s governorate of Al-Sharqia in Delta, implemented the first environmentally friendly charcoal composter without exhaust or harmful fumes, as an alternative to the harmful traditional method.

Our Home Tree: All you need to know about the winning smart green project

Mon, 17 Oct 2022 - 07:00 GMT

Our Home Tree project to be participating in the coming COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh, as an ambassador for Giza governorate after winning in a competition in the National Initiative for Smart Green Projects.

20K fruit trees planted in Egyptian villages as part of Haya Karima initiative

Tue, 11 Oct 2022 - 06:35 GMT

Around 20,000 trees were planted in Egyptian villages as part of the Haya Karima [or A Decent Life] initiative.

6 green projects Egypt implements aiming to up sustainable projects by 50% in 2024

Mon, 03 Oct 2022 - 07:03 GMT

There is a list of environmental sustainability criteria for projects that was issued, which means implementing more sustainable projects so that 50% of new projects will be green by 2024 and 100% by 2030.

Red Sea village transformed into sustainable eco-model ahead of COP27

Mon, 03 Oct 2022 - 06:41 GMT

This comes as part of the country's efforts to adopt sustainable development as part of its agenda.

et guide for green traveling: 10 things to do to protect the environment when on leisure trips

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 07:34 GMT

As Egypt hosts the climate summit at the end of this year, Egypt Today invites its readers to participate in reducing emissions and preserving environment during their recreational practices.

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