It is noted that Egypt aims for upping the share of renewables in the energy mix by 42 percent by 2030, which is estimated to lower carbon emissions by 70-80 million tons.
A booklet issued by the Story of a Homeland conference included features of the development that took place in the environmental sector in Egypt over the past 9 years.
The petroleum sector has succeeded in taking many steps and measures in the field of energy transition and reducing emissions.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Sunday that the Suez Canal Authority had exempted the rescue ship heading to Yemen to carry out the salvage of the ageing oil tanker FSO Safer from the crossing fare.
The committee also discussed the proposal regarding activating some mechanisms to help raise health awareness within medical institutions.
The Bahr al-Baqar drain is one of the largest drains that flow into Lake Manzala, with a length of 190 km.
The law defines environmental crime as “an attack on the environment, whether air, water or land, in a way that reduces its value, distorts its nature, or depletes its resources.”
The government is also doing the same with another canal that passes through three governorates.
The environment minister similarly showcased that one of the big projects that are still underway is the improvement of air quality in Greater Cairo.
World Health Day is celebrated annually on April 7.
The president was commenting on the panelists' talk in the discussion held on the second day of the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum (WYF).
“The issue of climate change does not threaten only one country, but rather it is a threat to the whole world, and each of us must confront such challenges in his own field,” said Allam.
The webinar tackled the effects of climate change on water resources and the green transition.
This comes especially concerning expanding the use of clean energy from natural gas and proceeding with the system of dealing with solid waste, especially construction waste
Egypt’s central Zamalek district will be the first district in Cairo to adopt an initiative to limit the use of the single-use plastic bags, the environment minister said, in an effort to support international efforts to avoid the harm of plastic to the e
The savings came from reduced premature deaths, including 200,000 fewer heart attacks per year, and 66,000 fewer hospital admissions for respiratory disease per year.
The oxygen percentage at the unit decreased on Monday morning, and the wind carried the acid particles towards the inhabited city of Aswan, causing cases of choking among the civilians.
The Ministry of Environment will convene on Monday a conference on the occasion of the end of air pollution waves for 2019 or the so-called "black clouds".
The meeting urged all aviation companies to consider the ICAO global system on compensation for the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) as the only market-based international aviation mechanism.
The ad-hoc committee formed to examine the reasons behind the recent emergence of peculiar worms on Al Dekhela beach in Alexandria submitted its report.