World Tourism Day 2022: Rethinking Tourism

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 03:38 GMT

In some areas, tourist arrivals have reached or exceeded pre-pandemic levels.

Egypt treats thousands of Africas from Hepatitis C

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 03:38 GMT

Egypt would run for the leadership of the group to work on accelerating the eradication of hepatitis C by 2030, in line with the achievement of the United Nations sustainable development goals and the goals of the World Health Organization.

Climate change remains most dangerous existential threat facing the world: Sisi

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 10:19 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said that politics, food, and energy crisis are affecting all parts of the world and considered to be global challenges nowadays. He also noted that climate change remains the most dangerous existential challenge that face the world.

More than $500B will be required in Africa to achieve universal energy access by 2030: UN

Wed, 07 Sep 2022 - 10:38 GMT

This came during her speech at the Egypt International Cooperation Forum (Egypt-ICT2022) and the African Ministers of Finance, Economy, and Environment Meeting for the COP27.

UN: Egypt ramps up initiatives to speed up transition to low carbon economy

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 07:57 GMT

“The Egyptian Government recognizes the huge responsibility of organizing a successful [the 2022 UN climate conference (COP27)] Conference,” said Dr. Samir Tantawy, a climate change expert at the United Nations Development Program.

Yemeni Chairman of Presidential Leadership Council praises relations with Egypt

Wed, 31 Aug 2022 - 09:28 GMT

Yemeni Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council, Rashad al-Alimi praised the distinguished relations between Sana'a and Cairo, and his ‘appreciation for the Egyption key role supporting Yemeni people and their legitimate leadership.

UN chief calls for 'calm' & 'restraint' in Iraq

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 12:43 GMT

The secretary-general "has been following with concern the ongoing protests in Iraq today, during which demonstrators entered government buildings," UN News Center quoted Stephane Dujarric as saying in a statement.

Libyan Crisis: UN chief deeply concerned over violence in Tripoli

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 02:26 GMT

Guterres, in the statement carried by Libya Al Ahrar, called for an immediate cessation of violence in Tripoli and urged the Libyan parties to engage in a genuine dialogue to address the ongoing political impasse and not to use force to resolve their differences.

Embrace a world free of nuclear weapons

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 12:35 GMT

The International Day Against Nuclear Tests highlights the importance of a nuclear test ban as a valuable step towards a safer world.

Egypt welcomes extension of UN-mediated truce in Yemen

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 02:57 GMT

“The extension includes a commitment by the Government and Houthi rebels to intensify negotiations to reach an expanded agreement as soon as possible,” the UN said on August 2.

US amb. to Libya thanks outgoing SASG Stephanie Williams for her efforts

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 01:52 GMT

The Libyan news agency quoted the US diplomat as saying that he thanked Williams for her efforts that pave the way for holding elections in Libya.

June 26: International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 12:32 GMT

Torture aims to annihilate the personality of the victim and deny the inherent dignity of the human being.

World celebrates International Day Against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 12:23 GMT

The International Day Against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking falls on June 26 of every year.

Exclusive document shows number of votes obtained by CEDAW candidates, Egypt ranks 4th

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 10:54 GMT

Egypt’s candidate to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) succeeded to earn 126 votes at the UN, ranking 4th among 12 winners out of 23 candidates.

UN High Commissioner praises steps taken by President Sisi to advance human rights file in Egypt

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 12:03 GMT

Bachelet congratulated Khattab on assuming the position of president of the council, to be the first woman to occupy this position, and praised her internationally recognized expertise, the statement added.

Egypt expresses readiness to cooperate with UN on protecting children against violations during armed conflicts

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 03:15 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Virginia Gamba.

‘Protracted political impasse’ further polarizing Libya, says UN official

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 03:37 GMT

“A coordinated and constructive effort is required to prevent further polarization and end the political stalemate.”

UN Secretary-General thanks Egypt's Sisi for allowing operation of direct flights between Cairo, Sanaa

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 09:35 GMT

In mid-April, Yemeni Foreign Minister Ahmad Awad bin Mubarak said that his country has coordinated with Egypt and Jordan to start flights through the Houthi-controlled Sanaa International Airport.

May 15 marks International Day of Families

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 10:59 GMT

Family issues have been the subject of attention at the United Nations during the 1980s.

EU in Egypt celebrates Europe Day, 45th anniversary of Egypt-EU ties

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 04:06 GMT

"The Russian war is causing unspeakable pain and destruction. It is gravely impacting a global economy still reeling from the pandemic. The EU and its Member States stand with Ukraine." said the statement.