Ministry of Environment
Al Ahram Beverages Company (ABC) is the oldest operating beverages company in Egypt, and one of the leading companies in sustainability in the country under its global strategy “Brewing A Better World”. In 2021, ABC initiated and signed the ‘Plastic Pact’ with the Ministry of Environment to confirm its sustainability and responsibility commitments towards the environment and society and invested EGP 5m in “DORNA” to support the recycling system and the whole informal value chain to reach 25% of its plastic PET by end of 2022. The current year is the first step in the ABC and “DORNA” partnership to slope up until reaching 100% in 2025, then continuing company’s first financial investment towards its plastic neutrality in Egypt.
The Coptic Orthodox Church also released, on Monday, a document expressing its position towards environmental protection, according to two statements by the church and the Ministry.
The celebration was held in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment, the UNESCO Future Builders Club, and the National Food Safety Authority.
The project aims to achieve environment-friendly development in the tourism sector.
ODE added that the Environment Protection Agency has not substantiated the claim or provided any information on the background and the reasons, and it has failed to respond to ODE's request for further information.
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.
During the meeting, Enani praised the ministry's efforts in the field of ecotourism, especially the Eco Egypt campaign to promote ecotourism in a different way.
Minister of Culture Inas Abdel-Dayem and Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad held a meeting to discuss and exchange ideas and opinions between on aspects of support for promoting the awareness of all segments of society about environmental issues.
Egypt's Ministry of Environment returned eight crocodiles to their natural habitat at Lake Nasser
This is as part of the Ministry of Environment's efforts to protect the ozone layer.
The session is held under the theme "Taking action for Environmental Sustainability and Prosperity in Africa".
Fouad added that the system will be implemented through two applications: One for the government and concerned bodies, and another for the citizens and civil society.
Decision No. 204 of 2019 of the Ministry of Environment stipulated the collection of a fee of $5 per foreign person for daily visits, from sunrise to evening.
Environment Minister Yasmin Fouad head for France to take part in meetings of the G7 environment ministers, set to take place in the French city of Metz.
Fouad met with British Ambassador in Cairo Geoffrey Adams to discuss means of boosting bilateral cooperation, particularly where climate change is concerned.
Fouad said that Egypt plays a crucial role in negotiations related climate change during its chairmanship of the Group of 77 (G-77) plus China.
Set for two days, the exhibition is organized by the Social Services Cooperative Society in cooperation with the NGO Unit in the Ministry of Environment.
A ministerial committee is heading to Berlin on Sunday to learn about the latest technologies used to set up waste recycling plants.
“Egypt will do its best to make the conference a success through its presidency of the Group of 77,” the minister said.
The two sides discussed suitable measures to overcome the problem of solid waste in Egypt and to minimize air pollution, said Fouad in press statements.