Climate

Egypt's FM holds talks with Denmark's Minister for Development Cooperation and Global Climate Policy

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 - 12:21 GMT

That is on the sidelines of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.

Egypt's FM, UNFCCC executive secretary discuss implementation of COP 27 outcomes

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 - 11:42 GMT

They met Monday on the sidelines of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.

Egypt's FM to participate in Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week presenting outcomes of COP 27

Sun, 15 Jan 2023 - 03:11 GMT

On the sidelines, Minister Shokry will meet with ministers and senior officials working in the field of climate change to exchange views on climate issues.

Parties agree to establish climate 'loss and damage fund': COP 27 presidency

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 09:45 GMT

The announcement was made early on Sunday.

Switzerland, Spain commit €10M to AfDB at COP 27 in support to green urbanization

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 05:14 GMT

The AfDB's vice-president, Kevin Urama, stated in July that Africa was losing 5 percent to 15 percent of GDP per capita due to climate change.

Egypt launches 'Friends of Greening National Investment Plans in Africa and Developing Countries Initiative' at COP 27

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 03:18 GMT

El-Said explained that the main pillar of the initiative is developing the process of planning and designing economic policies that take into account climate change.

Our Earth is our first stakeholder: An Interview with Reshma Singh

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 04:56 GMT

Egypt Today was honored to interview the inspiring woman who spoke about many important issues regarding climate action.

Egypt's green hydrogen projects to curb carbon emissions by 39M tons per annum

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 01:03 GMT

The value of the projects to be established per those agreements is $85 billion.

Egypt includes biodiversity in COP 27 agenda for 1st time in summit's history: environment minister

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 12:08 GMT

The minister added that Egypt – COP 27 president - would continue to observe the implementation of climate pledges until the UAE assumed the summit's presidency late in 2023.

COP 27 president designates 3 areas where green transition is key for climate mitigation

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 11:08 GMT

COP 27 President and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry made the statements Thursday in the opening of Climate Solutions Thematic Day.

Egypt's FM meets with Iranian vice-president at COP 27

Wed, 16 Nov 2022 - 05:10 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday Iran's Vice-President and Head of the Environmental Protection Organization Ali Salajka on the sidelines of COP 27.

Egyptian president delivers key speech on women integration in climate action

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 04:03 GMT

The speech was delivered at the opening of Gender Thematic Day within COP 27.

What to know on 'African Women Climate Adaptive Priorities' initiative launched by Egypt

Mon, 14 Nov 2022 - 02:05 GMT

Morsy also stated the reasons Egypt launched the initiative.

Egypt's NCW president displays measures taken to integrate women in climate action

Mon, 14 Nov 2022 - 01:09 GMT

Underscoring the negative impact of climate change on women, Morsi stipulated that the phenomenon is not gender neutral as women are more harmed than men in five areas.

Making better future in light of climate change is unattainable without green transition inclusive of women: Egyptian President

Mon, 14 Nov 2022 - 12:39 GMT

The president's statements came at the opening of Gender Thematic Day taking place within the activities of COP 27 held in Sharm El Sheikh.

China's climate special envoy lauds 'unprecedented' inclusion of 'loss and damage' in COP 27 agenda

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 05:05 GMT

That was during his meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry at COP 27.

Egypt's FM discusses climate issues with Irish, Russian, Turkish senior officials

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 04:30 GMT

The meetings were held on the sidelines of COP 27.

Ukrainian president supports Egyptian counterpart's call for peace

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 02:11 GMT

That was in his recorded speech at COP 27.

COP 27 president launches 'Sharm El Sheikh Agenda for Climate Adaptation'

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 03:20 GMT

The agenda targets to empower four billion individuals worldwide to withstand the repercussions of climate change by 2030.

Greek PM, Egyptian president discuss direct transportation of energy to Europe at COP 27

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 02:35 GMT

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis made the statements Tuesday at the summit of Mideast Climate Initiative, held on the sidelines of COP 27 in Sharm El Sheikh.

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