The meeting aims to accelerate progress in achieving the 17 United Nations Sustainable goals, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
The minister added that appropriate solutions in cooperation with stakeholders and business partners are needed.
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.
The report stated that the macroeconomic indicators showed positive trends due to the efforts, measures and policies adopted by the Egyptian Government.
The event comes in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Egypt and the Embassy of Sweden in Cairo.
The use of bicycles contribute to saving energy consumption and reduce emissions and air pollution.
Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad ratified the ministry’s 2019/2020 action plan to achieve the state’s sustainable development projects.
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.
There are 16 ecotourism attractions in Egypt that are identified in accordance with the criteria set by UNICEF and UNDP.
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.
Protection projects should be implemented to some beaches in five different governorates that are believed to be threatened by climate change.
Madbouli has witnessed the signing ceremony of a project to support adaptation with climate change in the North Coast and Nile Delta in Egypt.
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.
The granted funds will be allocated for an eco-friendly dike system, a sheet of rock formed in a fracture of a pre-existing rock body, to create a 60km-long wall in front of the shores of Delta.
Amid high unemployment rate in Gaza which exceeds 60 percent, as reported by some statistics, The UN aims to provide 4479 men and women in Gaza with jobs.
WAN-IFRA announced Wednesday appointing Fatima Farag to the association’s board of directors and executive committee.
Zambian farmers facing more extreme weather are set to get better early warning and weather information to help them cope.
Egyptian firms and companies have been using “Blended Finance” to contribute to the country’s development long before the term was coined
The new project is being executed by the Trade Ministry’s Industrial Modernization Center and the UNDP.