Minister of Environment

Egypt discusses development projects in environment field ahead of COP27

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:01 GMT

Al-Mashat expressed that hosting COP 27 in Sharm El-Sheikh enhances the country’s leading position in Africa in terms of the green transformation, particularly in light of the 2050 National Climate Change Strategy.

Egypt's Environment minister holds talks on sidelines of COP26

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The two sides discussed efforts for confronting climate change effects.

Egypt's Environment Ministry closes central protectorates on Sham el Nessim

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 12:07 GMT

Cairo's Wadi Degla and Fayyoum protectorates will be closed during the spring celebrations.

Egypt's Environment minister to launch campaign "Beautiful Egypt" on solid waste management

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 11:37 GMT

NSWMP is part of Egypt's strategy to turn to green economy in light of the environmental dimension of Egypt's development strategy for 2030, the minister added.

Planning, environment ministers probe mechanisms of green economy transformation

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 11:32 GMT

Saeed added that the size of these projects is set to be upped to reach 100 percent throughout the coming three years.

Ministers of military production, environment discuss recycling waste system

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Assar reviewed the efforts of the Ministry of Military Production to qualify recycling factories in a number of governorates to improve the cleaning level for the interest of the citizens.

Oil, environment Mins discuss environmental coordination efforts with oil companies in Suez, Red Sea

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:29 GMT

They both agreed on continuous coordination between the officials of both ministries on reform plans for the public interest.

Egypt gets $500M fund from Global Environment Facility: Min.

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 04:41 GMT

This funds the implementation of the Egyptian initiative to integrate the three environmental conventions: Biodiversity, desertification and climate change.

Egypt, KSA to witness intensive cooperation in coming period

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 02:00 GMT

The mutual cooperation between the two countries aims at exchanging expertise in the field of environmental protection.

Sharm El-Sheikh to be declared green city in Nov.: Environment min.

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 10:02 GMT

Sharm El-Sheikh will host the 14th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity in November.

How to invest in Egypt’s protectorates?

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 01:18 GMT

All of Egypt’s 30 official protectorates up for grabs and open for investment (the right of use for 5-10 years).

Egypt to offer protectorates to right of use: Minister

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 09:31 GMT

Egypt owns 30 nature reserves which cover 15 percent of its total land.

Environment minister, EU’s Surkos talk 2018 Biodiversity Convention

Wed, 01 Aug 2018 - 11:50 GMT

Egypt will host the 14th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity.

Egypt discusses activating $1.2B agreement with UN

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 09:33 GMT

The three ministers discussed supporting the development of Sinai and the region.

Egypt, UN sign declaration of intent on support to Sinai development program

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 09:28 GMT

Minister of Environment attended the signing ceremony which was held on the fringe of the Economic and Social Council Forum on Financing for Development, currently in session in New York.

Jellyfish in Egypt not edible: expert

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Jellyfish species which spread out lately on the Egyptian shores and the Mediterranean are not edible, according to jellyfish studying team member of Suez Canal University, Tarek Tmraz.