Yasmine Fouad

Egypt accounts for 0.6% of the world's carbon dioxide emissions: Minister

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 05:56 GMT

Fouad made her remarks during a virtual seminar organized by the Faculty of Economics and Political Science of Cairo University around climate change and its impacts on Egypt.

Egypt discusses development projects in environment field ahead of COP27

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:01 GMT

Al-Mashat expressed that hosting COP 27 in Sharm El-Sheikh enhances the country’s leading position in Africa in terms of the green transformation, particularly in light of the 2050 National Climate Change Strategy.

Egypt's Environment minister holds talks on sidelines of COP26

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The two sides discussed efforts for confronting climate change effects.

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.

Egypt's ministers of Int'l Cooperation, Environment discuss cooperation in combating climate change

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 05:02 GMT

Rania Al-Mashat pointed out that the continued coordination with the Ministry of Environment, and other stakeholders including development partners aims to strengthen the process of combating climate change, and in preparing national reports showcasing the tangible impact made.

Egypt’s tourism, antiquities, environment ministers discuss ways to support ecotourism

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 12:48 GMT

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.

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.

Egypt's Environment Ministry closes central protectorates on Sham el Nessim

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 12:07 GMT

Cairo's Wadi Degla and Fayyoum protectorates will be closed during the spring celebrations.

Egypt’s culture, environment ministers discuss launching ‘Your Culture from Your Environment’ initiative

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 04:05 GMT

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.

Ministers of military production, environment discuss recycling waste system

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Assar reviewed the efforts of the Ministry of Military Production to qualify recycling factories in a number of governorates to improve the cleaning level for the interest of the citizens.

Adventurer Abdo, min. probe preparations for world’s longest motorcycle trip

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 11:17 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad discussed with Egyptian motorcyclist, adventurer, and world records holder Ali Abdo the underway preparations for his upcoming journey, the world’s longest trip on electric motorcycle.

Environment min., WB discuss new climate change project in Cairo

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad met on Wednesday with officials from the World Bank to discuss preparing a project on climate change and air pollution control in Greater Cairo.

Egypt, UAE ink 1st joint executive program to protect environment

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 11:37 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad and UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment Thani Ahmed al Zeyoudi inked on Thursday the 1st executive program to protect the environment in Egypt and the UAE to activate joint cooperation between both countries i

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., UK amb. discuss climate adaptation initiative

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 01:57 GMT

Fouad met with British Ambassador in Cairo Geoffrey Adams to discuss means of boosting bilateral cooperation, particularly where climate change is concerned.

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.

Egypt, WB seek cooperation in solid waste recycling

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 12:41 GMT

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.

Business Forum on Water, Energy, Waste and Mobility to open on Sunday

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 12:03 GMT

Ministers Amr Nassar of Trade and Yasmine Fouad of Environment and Italian Ambassador in Cairo Giampaolo Cantini will inaugurate the two-day event.

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.

Biodiversity conf. marks watershed stage in environment history in Egypt

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 11:05 GMT

Chairman of the parliamentary committee for energy and environment Talaat el Sewedi underlined that the International Biodiversity Conference in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm el Sheikh is unique and marks a watershed stage in the environment history in