Hosting 9M refugees costs Egypt $10B yearly: PM

Mon, 29 Apr 2024 - 01:53 GMT

The prime minister equally underscored that 85 percent of humanitarian aid delivered to Gaza is donated by Egypt.

Egypt hosts 300K registered Sudanese refugees: UNHCR

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 - 09:42 GMT

Since the outbreak of the civil war in Sudan on April 15, 2023, 8.2 million have been displaced, including 1.8 million who fled to neighboring states.

Egypt, UNICEF in talks to collaborate on social care, services to children surviving conflicts

Thu, 14 Mar 2024 - 03:24 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabbaj received Thursday a delegation from UNICEF.

Egypt, UNHCR discuss additional support to public schools hosting large numbers of refugee children

Sun, 05 Nov 2023 - 05:54 GMT

The UNHCR country representative met earlier this week with the Egyptian Minister of Education and Technical Education.

17 UNRWA workers killed, 15 injured in Gaza shelling since October 7

Sun, 22 Oct 2023 - 10:04 GMT

The UNRWA indicated in its Saturday situation report that 17 of its workers had been killed since October 7, and that 15 others had been injured.

Jordan's King Abdullah II: No Gaza refugees in Jordan or Egypt.

Tue, 17 Oct 2023 - 10:49 GMT

Jordan's King Abdullah II issued a warning on Tuesday against the possibility of a refugee influx from the Gaza Strip, which is currently under severe Israeli bombardment, towards Jordan and Egypt.

New batch of Sudanese refugees requests registration with UNHCR in Egypt

Sun, 06 Aug 2023 - 08:58 GMT

The number of Sudanese refugees registered with the UNHCR in Egypt amounts to 47,489.

Addressing Italian Senate on illegal migration: Egyptian ambassador urges Europe to invest in Africa's infrastructure

Sun, 16 Jul 2023 - 12:06 GMT

Ambassador Rady concluded by shedding light on the fact that Egypt hosts nine million migrants, and has no refugee camps.

Egyptian ambassador discusses Sudanese refugee crisis with EU Commissioner

Thu, 29 Jun 2023 - 08:46 GMT

Egypt's Ambassador to Brussels Badr Abdel Aty met with European Commissioner for Crisis Management Janez Lenarcic to discuss the issue of migrant flow into Egypt.

Poland receives 31,000 Ukrainian refugees over past 24 hours

Sat, 17 Jun 2023 - 10:56 GMT

Over 12.72 million people have crossed into Poland from Ukraine, according to the Polish Border Guard agency.

UNHCR’s Grandi appeals for support for Egypt as it hosts refugees fleeing Sudan

Tue, 30 May 2023 - 03:23 GMT

More than 170,000 people have entered Egypt since the conflict started on 15 April.

UN High Commissioner for Refugees visits Egypt to discuss cooperation amid Sudanese crisis

Sun, 28 May 2023 - 10:50 GMT

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, arrived in Egypt on an official three-day visit from 27 – 29 May.

Amid Sudanese crisis: UNHCR supports Egyptian Red Crescent with over LE50M

Tue, 23 May 2023 - 09:21 GMT

The partnership supports the ERC's response on borders.

UN’s emergency fund allocates $5 million for Egypt in response to need of Sudanese refugees

Mon, 22 May 2023 - 09:06 GMT

The United Nation’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) said it has allocated $5 million for Egypt as part of $22 million earmarked for Sudan’s neighboring countries to meet the needs of refugees.

Egypt hosts about 8 M refugees: Minister

Sat, 20 May 2023 - 07:38 GMT

Egypt has nearly 8 million refugees from different countries and considers one of the countries that host the largest number of refugees in the world, especially in recent years.

UNHCR: Egypt is a pioneer in dealing with refugee file

Fri, 17 Mar 2023 - 09:02 GMT

Senior Communications Associate at the UN Refugee Agency Radwa Sharaf confirmed that, in cooperation with the Egyptian government, many services are provided, including health and educational services.

On International Migrants Day: Egypt showcases prevention, integration work

Sun, 18 Dec 2022 - 03:08 GMT

The ministry underscored that Egypt does not confine refugees and migrants in camps or detention centers.

Egypt received 9 M refugees over past years: Chief of committee for combating and preventing illegal migration

Sun, 11 Dec 2022 - 09:46 GMT

In its latest assessment of migrant stocks in Egypt in August 2022, IOM revealed that the current number of international migrants residing in Egypt was 9,012,582 equivalent migrants to 8.7% of the Egyptian population (103,655,989).

UNHCR celebrates World Refugee Day at National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 11:22 GMT

On June 26, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat hosted a group of 50 young Syrian, Yemeni, Iraqi and Sudanese refugees.

Highlights: Egypt adopts effective policies in dealing with refugees, migrants

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 - 03:10 GMT

In conjunction with the celebration of World Refugee Day a few days ago, the Egyptian state adopted successful and effective policies and vision in dealing with the refugee issue, in light of its keenness to abide by international conventions.