UN

FM Spox. says 'Egypt affirms firm belief in goals, principles of UN Convention'

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 08:05 GMT

Egypt has affirmed its firm belief in the goals and objectives of the UN Convention on the occasion of the United Nations Day.

Egypt, UN talk international efforts to produce comprehensive political settlement in Syria

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 10:51 GMT

The UN Special Envoy for Syria praised Egypt’s balanced and supportive role in settling the crisis.

UN Climate Action Champion: Egypt has great capabilities in renewable energy

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 11:28 GMT

UN's High-Level Climate Action Champion, Nigel Topping, said that Egypt has great capabilities in renewable energy sector, during a TV interview.

Egypt discusses cooperation with UN to achieve sustainable development goals as part of Decent Life initiative

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:23 GMT

Shaarawi's statements came during a meeting with UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova to discuss future cooperation between the two sides.

October 11 marks International Day of the Girl Child

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 12:15 GMT

This declaration was the first international instrument to specifically defend the rights of girls.

Egypt's Health min., UN Women rep. probe promotion of cooperation

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 03:29 GMT

Zayed also highlighted initiatives launched by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to improve health of women and children nationwide.

Libya's FM confirms departure of some foreign fighters

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 12:05 GMT

Mangoush did not specify the number of foreign fighters that had already left the country.

UN Security Council to discuss Ethiopia’s decision to expel 7 of the UN senior workers

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 08:30 GMT

The UN Security Council will privately discuss, Friday Ethiopia’s decision to expel seven of the United Nations senior workers, according to Reuters.

Egypt adopted the SDGs since long time and merged it with its programs, policies: Sisi

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 03:08 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said that Egypt was very keen to settle the sustainable development goals [SDGs] and to merge it in its development programs and policies in all aspects since a very long time.

UN Resident Coordinator lauds recent legislative reforms to empower women in Egypt

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Since 1994, human development reports have carry out a pivotal role in shaping the policy dialogues in Egypt, she noted.

Sisi attends debate on 2021 human development report

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:02 GMT

The report sheds lights on comprehensive development efforts exerted by Egypt.

UN official: Egypt's political leadership committed to development, human rights

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Addressing a workshop while launching the report in the new Administrative Capital, he said the report was prepared by a number of independent and experienced researchers.

Egypt, UN Special Adviser on Climate Action discuss proposal of hosting COP 27 Conference in 2022

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 12:20 GMT

The UN Special Adviser said that his visit to Cairo is important in light of the leading role Egypt plays regionally and globally in the issue of climate change.

UN chief urges countries to withdraw foreign fighters from Libya

Sun, 05 Sep 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Guterres also urged Libyan parties “to exert every effort to ensure” that parliamentary and presidential elections are held on Dec. 24 in accordance with the political road map that ended hostilities last year.

UN secretary general hails Egypt's pivotal role on all forums

Sat, 28 Aug 2021 - 12:00 GMT

Guterres' remarks came during his meeting with Egypt's Permanent Representative to the UN in New York Ambassador Mohamed Idris

Egypt pays tribute to victims of terrorist attacks in Egypt, across the globe

Sat, 21 Aug 2021 - 09:37 GMT

“On the International Day of the #Victims_of_Terrorism, which is commemorated on 21 August, we pay tribute to the victims of terrorist attacks in Egypt and across the globe. We reiterate Egypt’s strong condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations."

Egypt’s new amendments for sexual harassment law ends different forms of violence against women: UN Resident Coordinator

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 07:24 GMT

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova thanked President Abdel Fattah al Sisi for ratifying law no. 141/2021 amending some articles of the 58/1937 Penal Law to confront sexual harassment.

August 9 marks International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2021

Mon, 09 Aug 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Indigenous peoples are endowed with a great diversity of unique cultures, traditions, languages and knowledge systems.

UN envoy urges Libyans to end internal divisions

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 12:31 GMT

"I call on all key Libyan decision-makers and institutions to safeguard what has been achieved since the signing of the Ceasefire Agreement in October 2020," said the senior UN official.

Agriculture min., UN resident coordinator discuss fostering cooperation

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 11:10 GMT

Minister of Agriculture and land Reclamation El- Sayed el-Quseir discussed on Thursday with UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova means of fostering cooperation in various agricultural domains.

More