Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday with UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pederson in Geneva.
Minister Shokry raised the matter of the decision made by a number of countries to suspend funding to the UNRWA in the middle of the humanitarian crisis in Gaza.
Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabbaj received Tuesday UN Senior Humanitarian and Reconstruction Coordinator for Gaza Sigrid Kaag.
Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki received Tuesday UN Senior Humanitarian and Reconstruction Coordinator for Gaza Sigrid Kaag.
She has recently held the position in the aftermath of the issuance of the UNSC resolution no. 2720 a few weeks ago.
The enclave has been under siege since October 7.
The initiative is worth $2.5 million.
They discussed the updates of Gaza crisis and status of the current temporary ceasefire.
The minister will also meet with his Spanish counterpart.
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Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Thursday with UNRWA Commissioner General Philippe Lazzarini.
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees [UNRWA] said that almost 1.7 million people have been displaced across the Gaza Strip since 7 October.
The minister, accompanied by counterparts who are members of the committee formed last week during the Extraordinary Arab-Islamic Meeting, will meet with foreign ministers and political leaders.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry participated Wednesday in a meeting of the African Council for Peace and Security on Sudan.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Volker Turk.
The UNHCR country representative met earlier this week with the Egyptian Minister of Education and Technical Education.
The UNRWA also declared that, since October 7, 53 of its staff had been killed, while 42 of its installations had been damaged.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry is heading Monday to New York to attend the United Nations Security Council's ministerial meeting - called for by Brazil - on the ongoing events in the Middle East.
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.