Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities convenes with Resident Coordinator of UN in Egypt Elena Panova

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 01:06 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani convened on Thursday with Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Egypt Elena Panova, who recently assumed office.

Egypt, UNDP launch incubator for enterprises producing assistive technology for disabled

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 04:20 GMT

Joining the program is achieved by winning a competition dubbed the Open Innovation Challenge for Persons with Disabilities.

Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat Chairs Egypt Network for Integrated Development Board of Directors Meeting

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 01:55 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat chaired the Egypt Network for Integrated Development (ENID) Board of Directors meeting on April 19, to evaluate the progress of the program and establish a way forward for the project’s Phase III - 2022-2026.

Egypt’s Intl. Cooperation min., UNDP, Catalyst Partners team up on 'Impact Investing'

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 11:22 GMT

As part of this broader scope of work, UNDP and the Egyptian private equity Catalyst Private Equity (CPE) will put in practice an impact measurement towards the SDGs of private sector enterprises and private investments.

Egypt, EU, UNDP to implement €6M-project mitigating socio-economic impact of COVID-19

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 04:31 GMT

The project consists of two aspects.

Egypt kicks off 1st campaign to promote natural protectorates, eco-tourism

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 08:45 GMT

Ministry of Environment has launched, Friday, “Eco Egypt”, an unprecedented campaign to promote protected areas Egypt, raise awareness about environmental issues and the importance of preserving natural resources.

Egypt, UNDP discuss fostering cooperation in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 02:58 GMT

The meeting aims to accelerate progress in achieving the 17 United Nations Sustainable goals, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Japan, UNDP to address COVID-19's socio-economic impact in Egypt

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 01:02 GMT

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Japan are expanding their strategic partnership to support Egypt’s inclusive and multi-sectoral crisis management and responses and to address the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 in Egypt with around 2.73 million USD grant to UNDP.

Egypt to launch E-Tadweer application to encourage e-waste management

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 02:29 GMT

The minister added that appropriate solutions in cooperation with stakeholders and business partners are needed.

Egypt-PV: Overcoming All Barriers

Wed, 01 Jan 2020 - 10:31 GMT

National project manager of Egypt PV, the pioneer Small Scale Photovoltaic Systems project, speaks about how the project encourages investments in solar energy and works on raising public awareness, as well as the latest national developments.

UNDP: Egypt makes progress in Human Development Index 2019

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 11:56 GMT

The report stated that the macroeconomic indicators showed positive trends due to the efforts, measures and policies adopted by the Egyptian Government.

NCW launches 'Nile Boats' to condemn violence against women

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 12:39 GMT

The event comes in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Egypt and the Embassy of Sweden in Cairo.

Egypt activates bicycle initiatives nationwide

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 01:37 GMT

The use of bicycles contribute to saving energy consumption and reduce emissions and air pollution.

Foreign grants for environmental projects in Egypt rise by 68%: Min.

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 11:54 GMT

Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad ratified the ministry’s 2019/2020 action plan to achieve the state’s sustainable development projects.

UNWTO highlights Egypt launch of Gender Equality Seal in tourism

Mon, 27 May 2019 - 12:34 GMT

The World Tourism Organization has hailed the step taken by Egypt, as the first country in the world, to introduce the UNDP’s Gender Equality Seal in tourism sector.

List of 16 ecotourism attractions in Egypt

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 - 01:33 GMT

There are 16 ecotourism attractions in Egypt that are identified in accordance with the criteria set by UNICEF and UNDP.

Egypt, UN discuss activating $1.2B strategic agreement

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt and the United Nations (UN) discussed supporting number of development projects and activating the framework strategic agreement between both entities till 2022, worth $1.2 billion.

Know about coasts subject to harm by climate change in Egypt

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Protection projects should be implemented to some beaches in five different governorates that are believed to be threatened by climate change.

PM to attend ceremony of project to support adaptation to climate change in N. Coast

Wed, 03 Oct 2018 - 10:23 GMT

Madbouli has witnessed the signing ceremony of a project to support adaptation with climate change in the North Coast and Nile Delta in Egypt.

Local development min. seeks increased cooperation with UNDP

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 11:06 GMT

Sharawy reviewed with Senior Strategic Advisor at the UN Development Program means of promoting cooperation with the Egyptian government in carrying out development projects nationwide.