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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.

United Nations, African Union, Arab League, Muslim World League condemn terror attack in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 03:02 GMT

The terror attack was launched Saturday against a water lifting plant on the eastern bank of the Suez Canal in Sinai, killing 11 military men and injuring five.

May 8, 9: Time of remembrance and reconciliation for those who lost their lives during World War II

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 11:07 GMT

The General Assembly, by its resolution 59/26 of November 22, 2004, declared May 8 and 9 a time of remembrance and reconciliation.

Egypt warns against Israel’s continued attempts to Judaize East Jerusalem

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt's Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Osama Abdel Khalek warned against the Israeli continued attempts to Judaize East Jerusalem, state’s news agency MENA reported.

Memory of the day: Israel completes withdrawal from Egypt’s Sinai in 1982

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 12:08 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on April 25.

UN Security Council holds Tuesday session on Libya

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 12:00 GMT

During its April 30 session, the UN Security Council is scheduled to discuss extending mandate of UN Support Mission in Libya, reported Libya State News Agency (WAL) on Monday.

Egypt, UN leverage new tools to put Africa in driver’s seat, identify regional priorities for addressing climate change

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 12:34 GMT

The meeting is part of Vera Songwe’s official mission to Cairo to participate in COP27 related discussions with the government officials and other stakeholders.

COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh key opportunity for discussing renewable energy sources: Frans Timmermans

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 01:29 GMT

Executive Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans said the participation of world leaders in COP27 is a key opportunity for bringing forth and carrying out new ideas toward enhancing new and renewable energy sources usage.

World Health Day 2022: Our Planet, Our Health

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 02:04 GMT

World Health Day is celebrated annually on April 7.

All you need to know about International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 12:42 GMT

In 1979, the General Assembly adopted a program of activities to be carried out during the second half of the Decade of Action to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination.

US: Libya's Bashagha, Dabaiba to start negotiations soon

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 12:17 GMT

In a tweet, Norland conveyed his understanding that Dabaiba is prepared to participate in these talks.

Egypt’s COP 27 President-designate, UN Secretary-General discuss preparation for Climate Change Conference

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 12:13 GMT

The priority issues of climate action were also discussed during the call. The two sides also agreed to continue consultation and coordination in this regard during the coming period, Hafez continued.

Egypt's NCW head to participate in 66th session of CSW66 in New York

Fri, 11 Mar 2022 - 12:12 GMT

Morsi and her accompanying delegation will also participate in several sessions and activities that will be held on the sidelines of the commission's current session.

Egypt rejects economic sanctions on Russia outside 'multilateral system' as it votes in favor of UN resolution against attack on Ukraine

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 12:59 GMT

Egypt voted in favor of a Tuesday UN resolution demanding an end to the Russian operation on Ukraine, but also said the causes leading up to the crisis and resolving them to achieve peace and stability.

Egypt keen on close cooperation with UN to provide technical support for MSMEs: Minister

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 09:35 GMT

Gamea added Egypt has taken wide strides on economic reform and institutional development and this has contributed to promoting the status of the economy.

Egypt's FM meets with UN Climate Change Executive Secretary in Bonn

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 - 10:59 GMT

Shoukry conferred on Monday with UN Framework Convention on Climate (UNFCCC) Executive Secretary Patricia during his current visit to the German city of Bonn.

UN chief closely follows up developments in Libya

Sat, 12 Feb 2022 - 11:36 GMT

"The Secretary-General calls on all parties and institutions to continue to ensure that such critical decisions are taken in a transparent and consensual manner," read the statement.

UN Secretary-General speaks about global problem solving paradox

Sat, 05 Feb 2022 - 11:26 GMT

As Secretary-General of the United Nations, I spend much of my time speaking with world leaders and taking the pulse of global trends. It’s clear to me that we are at a defining moment in international relations. Global decision making is plagued by gridlock – and a fundamental paradox lies at the heart of it.

6th Aswan International Women Film Festival to honor Somali Hibaq Osman

Thu, 03 Feb 2022 - 10:37 GMT

Ambassador Mervat el-Telawy, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Aswan Festival, said that Hibaq Osman is one of the most important women's rights defenders in the world.

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