On World Environment Day, ICESCO calls for joint action to preserve biological diversity

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 - 08:52 GMT

ICESCO reaffirmed its support to the states and governments, environmental organizations, entrepreneurs, and scientists in their environmental action programs and believes that the human race will face extinction if it refuses to be bound by them to prese

In Pics: Egypt saves griffon vulture, sends it to Ras Abu Galum Reserve

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 12:09 GMT

The ministry has been informed that a citizen in Dahab city, South Sinai, has the vulture in his house.

70 species threatened with extinction in Egypt

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 - 03:54 GMT

Egyptian tortoises, mountain gazelle,Sinai tigers, cheetah, Nubian ibex and Barbary sheep are the most vulnerable animals to extinction.

Sisi announces Egypt accession to Metz Charter

Mon, 26 Aug 2019 - 01:31 GMT

Although Africa’s greenhouse gas emissions contribute only a small fraction of the world's total emissions, it is the most affected continent by the impacts of climate change, said Sisi.

Earth Day 2019: Protecting Our Species

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 12:12 GMT

The U.S. Embassy in Cairo marked Earth Day 2019 on April 22 by highlighting the need to “Protect Our Species” with friends of Egypt’s environment at the Maadi Public Library.

Sisi : Egypt attaches importance to biological diversity

Sat, 17 Nov 2018 - 12:57 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi confirmed on Saturday that the Egyptian Constitution has set strong bases for preserving natural resources.

Sisi inaugurates 14th Biological Diversity Conference

Sat, 17 Nov 2018 - 09:08 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi is set to officially inaugurate the 14th UN Biological Diversity Conference (COP 14) Saturday from the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.

Sharm's hosting of COP14 conference indicates tourism boost

Tue, 02 May 2017 - 08:39 GMT

Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy announced Monday preparations to host the 14th Biodiversity Conference (COP14) in October 2018