Environment Minister

25K-30K participants expected at COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh: Environment Minister Yasmin Fouad

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 12:39 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmin Fouad said that registration for participation in the COP27 summit has been opened since June 24, and that the number of attendees is expected to vary between 25K-30K participants.

Environment minister discusses COP27 preparations with DRC counterpart, Swiss official

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 07:50 GMT

Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad held separate meetings on Thursday with her Congolese counterpart Ève Bazaiba and head of the Swiss delegation on the sidelines of her participation in Copenhagen Climate Change Conference.

Environment Minister, French climate ambassador probe Egypt's COP27 preparations

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 11:34 GMT

Fouad commended everlasting cooperating between the Egyptian and French sides in a number of developmental domains.

Egypt's Environment min.: COP27 can build on recommendations of WYF's climate change session

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:07 GMT

She voiced hope that COP27 would achieve its goals with regard to helping countries, especially developing countries.

Environment min.: Egypt took serious measures to implement green projects

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 07:18 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad stressed that Egypt took serious steps in implementing a number of green projects, including the issuance of green bonds and the environment sustainability standards guide.

Environment min.: Egypt proposes to host 2022 UN Climate Change Conference

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Egypt has submitted a letter to host the COP 27 and coordinated with the African group, the African Group of Negotiators on Climate Change (AGN) and the council of African environment ministers.

Pictures: Environment minister follows up on efforts to counter oil pollution north of Hurghada

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 04:18 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad followed up on Friday on the efforts to contain the oil pollution that emerged north of Red Sea’s Hurghada city.

Environment Ministry to cooperate with all institutions to improve living, health conditions

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 10:51 GMT

Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad asserted her ministry's keenness on participating with all the different bodies and institutions at the national level for rational and sustainable management, limiting pollution and supporting implementation of environmental policies

Cabinet reviews government's efforts to combat 'black cloud'

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 10:50 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad reviewed on Wednesday the government's efforts to combat the “black cloud” in coordination among the ministries of environment, agriculture, local development and interior.

Environment min. attends UN climate change conference in Madrid

Sun, 01 Dec 2019 - 11:03 GMT

Fouad headed to Madrid leading Egypt's delegation to the meetings of the 2019 UN Climate Change Conference, known as COP25.

Planning, environment ministers confer on integrated waste management system

Sun, 14 Apr 2019 - 03:11 GMT

The new system should also create 1.25 million jobs through merging the informal sector, the minister noted.

Tourism, environment ministries in talks over nature protectorates

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 - 06:11 GMT

Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad and Tourism Minister Rania el Mashat discussed on Thursday boosting bilateral cooperation to achieve sustainable tourism

Environment min. probes with Japanese counterpart joint coop.

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 01:06 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad discussed on Thursday with her Japanese counterpart Minoru Kiuchi means of promoting joint cooperation and unifying visions in the field of environment work.

Environment min. probes with Polish amb. joint coop.

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 - 01:38 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fo'ad discussed with Polish Ambassador here Michał Łabenda means of promoting bilateral cooperation in the environmental fields of mutual interest.

Environment Min. studies using electric vehicles in public transport

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 - 08:28 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad held a meeting to discuss a study that suggests including electric vehicles in the public transport service.

Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy awarded at bt100

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 11:25 GMT

In the glamorous bt100 Awards ceremony organized by Business Today magazine, Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy was awarded for his contribution to the growth of the Egyptian economy.

Electricity, environment ministries discuss waste-to-energy

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 08:46 GMT

The electricity and environment ministers met on Tuesday to discuss reaching a final rate for the feed-in tariff of waste-to-electricity.