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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Around 20,000 trees were planted in Egyptian villages as part of the Haya Karima [or A Decent Life] initiative.
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.
This comes as part of the country's efforts to adopt sustainable development as part of its agenda.
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.