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Egypt’s star Amir El-Masry to serve as ambassador of United Nation’s Shabab Balad Initiative

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt’s star Amir El-Masry to serve as ambassador of United Nation’s Shabab Balad Initiative

United Nations’ International Initiative ‘Shabab Balad’ appoints Ahmed Dash as its ambassador

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 11:56 GMT

United Nations’ International Initiative ‘Shabab Balad’ appoints Ahmed Dash as its ambassador

Egypt, UK co-chair ministerial meeting on climate pledges in Copenhagen

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 02:31 GMT

In his speech, Minister Shokry said that the meeting was a chance to exchange views and experience on the aspects of international climate work.

Young art and sports stars appointed as Ambassadors for ‘Shabab Balad’

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 06:03 GMT

‘Shabab Balad’, coordinated by the UNICEF, was successfully launched during the World Youth Forum held in Sharm El-Sheikh last January under the auspices of His Excellency President Abdel Fattah Sisi.

Egypt, Morocco stipulate reciprocal support on UN resolutions pertinent to disputes with other parties

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 11:36 GMT

The foreign ministries of Egypt and Morocco issued late on Monday a joint statement on the talks held by Minister Sameh Shokry and his Moroccan counterpart Nasser Borita in Rabat.

United Nations, African Union, Arab League, Muslim World League condemn terror attack in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 03:02 GMT

The terror attack was launched Saturday against a water lifting plant on the eastern bank of the Suez Canal in Sinai, killing 11 military men and injuring five.

Egypt hosts Africa-UN conference on oceans, outcomes to be presented at COP 27

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The conference is attended by the representatives of relevant United Nations organizations and governmental institutions, as well as the private sector and civil society.

Egypt, representing 108 countries, proposes solutions on funding peace-building at UN Security Council

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 02:37 GMT

Those are African and European countries as well as some Asian, North American, South American and Caribbean countries.

Secretary-General Appoints Khaled El Mekwad of Egypt as UN Resident Coordinator in Bahrain

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 01:51 GMT

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Khaled El Mekwad of Egypt as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Bahrain, with the approval of the host Government.

Egypt, UNDP to cooperate on displaying climate action success stories from around the globe in COP 27

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:24 GMT

Minister of Environment Yasmin Fouad held a meeting via-videoconferencing with representatives of the United Nations Development Programme Wednesday.

Sinai Liberation: the land freeing that was carried out over a decade by war and peace

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 03:37 GMT

After the war, Egypt was left with a long way ahead to free such precious territory.

OIC condemns continued Israeli escalation against Aqsa Mosque

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 11:16 GMT

Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Hissein Brahim Taha dispatched similar letters to several international actors about the ongoing Israeli violation of Al Aqsa Mosque that included closure of the Mosque's gates and barbaric attacks against innocent worshipers.

Egypt welcomes formation of presidential council at Yemen, aspires for national congruence on conclusion of transitional phase

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 01:17 GMT

The ministry said that Egypt has been closely following up on such development on the Yemeni scene.

1 week after truce declaration: Yemeni president steps down, passes on duties to presidential council

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 11:19 GMT

The move follows an agreement among warring parties in Yemen to hold a two-month truce.

How Sharm el-Sheikh became green city ahead of COP27

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 11:50 GMT

Since Egypt was announced to be the host of the upcoming United Nations Conference of Parties on Climate Change (COP 27), all state agencies have been working to prepare for the global event, and steps were taken to declare the hosting city, Sharm el-Sheikh, a green city.

Arab countries are most influenced by Ukraine War: FAO regional representative

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 12:02 GMT

One of the reasons is that Russia and Ukraine combined fulfill 30 percent of the global market's needs of wheat, cooking oil, and grains.

UN Libya envoy briefs presidential candidates on HoR, HCS joint committee initiative

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 12:03 GMT

"I had an impressive virtual exchange with a group of Libyan presidential candidates”, Williams tweeted.

March 21 marks World Poetry Day

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 10:00 GMT

World Poetry Day is an opportunity to honor poets and revive the oral tradition of poetry evenings.

UNFPA’s representative emphasizes strong role of Egyptian women throughout history

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 10:17 GMT

Frederica Meyer, representative of the United Nations Population Fund in Egypt, emphasized the strong role of Egyptian women throughout history.

A Sustainable Feminist Recovery

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 09:40 GMT

The cascading crises of recent years have highlighted how women’s leadership is more crucial than ever.