Egyptian FM, UN chief discuss situations in Africa Sahel region, Middle East

Sun, 24 Sep 2023 - 12:45 GMT

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 78th United Nations General Assembly meetings in New York, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid said in a statement.

Arab committee urges action to lobby for support for Palestine full membership at UN

Wed, 06 Sep 2023 - 12:16 GMT

Meeting in Cairo earlier Wednesday on the fringe of the 160th regular session of the Arab League Council, the committee issued a communiqué urging dialogue with countries that are yet to recognize the State of Palestine.

UN General Assembly adopts resolution welcoming WYF's contributions

Sat, 02 Sep 2023 - 11:53 GMT

The United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution welcoming the contributions of Egypt's World Youth Forum in Sharm El-Sheikh.

UN launches regional cooperation framework to confront malnutrition in Egypt

Mon, 28 Aug 2023 - 12:44 GMT

The framework aims to address malnutrition in the Middle East, North Africa regions and the eastern Mediterranean.

Egypt's local voluntary reports contribute to evidence-based decision-making

Tue, 18 Jul 2023 - 03:54 GMT

Dr. Hala El-Said emphasized Egypt's commitment to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals since their adoption in 2015.

Egypt's localization of SDGs showcases commitment to balanced development

Tue, 18 Jul 2023 - 03:51 GMT

Dr. Hala El-Said highlighted the importance of eradicating poverty as a central goal.

Football to highlight social causes at the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™️

Fri, 30 Jun 2023 - 04:44 GMT

Under the global campaign, Football Unites the World, eight specific messages will be sent during the final tournament.

Egypt is proud to be 6th largest contributor to UN peacekeeping missions: Ministry spox

Tue, 30 May 2023 - 08:11 GMT

Egypt is proud of being the sixth largest contributor of uniformed personnel of both genders to UN peacekeeping missions, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said.

Egypt's law punishes harboring smuggled migrants by prison, fine up to L.E. 500K

Wed, 17 May 2023 - 08:31 GMT

The law specifies the penalty for anyone who prepares or manages a place to house, collect, or transport smuggled migrants, or facilitates or provides them with any services, with proven knowledge of that.

PM commends cooperation with UN to achieve sustainable development

Tue, 09 May 2023 - 11:21 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli commended cooperation between Egypt and the UN to achieve sustainable development.

Egypt’s FM, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs discuss latest developments in Sudan

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 09:42 GMT

Borrell voiced EU support for Egypt’s efforts, affirming the EU’s keenness to coordinate with Egypt during the coming period to stop the military operations in Sudan and avoid further deterioration in the security situation.

Egypt’s Sisi, UN Chief Antonio Guterres warn against repercussions of ongoing military clashes in Sudan

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 09:35 GMT

Antonio Guterres said that he is keen to communicate with President Sisi in light of Egypt’s active and pivotal role in maintaining security and stability in the region, especially with regard to supporting the transitional path in Sudan.

UN hails Egypt’s role in inter-Libyan talks

Thu, 16 Mar 2023 - 11:34 GMT

The UN Security Council praised the role played by Egypt in facilitating the talks in Cairo between the Libyan House of Representatives and the High Council of State.

Egypt, UN launch partnership week in preparation for signing the New Strategic Framework 2023-2027

Sun, 26 Feb 2023 - 12:07 GMT

There is a series of organized field visits to development projects implemented in a number of governorates to highlight the results of the previous partnership framework and its role in supporting development efforts.

UN praises Egypt’s all-women peacekeeping unit in Mali

Thu, 19 Jan 2023 - 03:09 GMT

“Thank you Egypt for setting a new benchmark for women in peacekeeping operations by dedicating a full team of policewomen to deal with the threats of improvised explosive attacks in Mali, [MINUSMA],” she tweeted on Thursday.

Egypt’s FM receives UN Special envoy for Libya in Cairo

Sun, 27 Nov 2022 - 09:15 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will receive Abdoulaye Bathily, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya, on Monday at the headquarters of the Foreign Ministry downtown Cairo, announced the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in a statement.

COP27: Africa's event with highest turnout in history of climate conferences responds to logistic criticism

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 12:09 GMT

Some logistical issues at COP27 received wide coverage in a few British and U.S. newspapers and websites despite their small scale and at the expense of the climate discussions that were held at the huge event. Here is the response.

Egypt exerted big efforts regarding Palestinian reconciliation: Mahmoud Abbas

Mon, 14 Nov 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hailed the “historical” relations with Egypt, which he called “the warm embrace” of Palestine.

Egypt, ISESCO, UN signed agreement to establish fund for protecting archaeological Sites and museums from climate change impacts

Fri, 11 Nov 2022 - 01:36 GMT

The government is building two solar power plants in the Grand Egyptian Museum and Sharm El Sheikh Museum.

Mahmoud Mohieldin: There is still a great opportunity to make progress in climate action at COP27

Sat, 05 Nov 2022 - 11:36 GMT

On adaptation, Mohieldin noted that a better job could be done in obtaining funding from the public and private sectors as well as domestic and external sources in order to advance the climate action agenda.