Sustainable Development Goals

Egypt one of 1st countries to localize 17 SDGs: Planning Minister

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 02:19 GMT

This came during El-Said’s meeting with Ashraf Sobhi, Minister of Youth and Sports, to discuss preparations for Youth Day, which will be held within the framework of Egypt's hosting of the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP 27 next November in Sharm El-Sheikh.

What did Egypt promote through UNDP ‘Act Now’ Campaign?

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 11:52 GMT

Egypt participated in the United Nation’s Act Now Campaign, promoting individual climate-change actions. What did Egypt Promote?

Planning minister lauds progress achieved in meeting sustainable development goals

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 12:40 GMT

Egypt has also endorsed sustainability standards to guarantee transformation to a green economy, she added.

Mashaat hails cooperation with USAID in development march

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 02:22 GMT

Mashaat made the remarks during a meeting via video conference to see off Mission Director for USAID/Egypt Sherry Carlin whose term in Egypt has ended and is scheduled to chair USAID mission in Jordan.

Women empowerment part of tourism sector strategy for 2030: Mashat

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 01:57 GMT

Egypt is keen on empowering women,especially in the tourism sector, according to Minster Rania al-Mashat statements on Wednesday.

Nasr participates in HLPF session on investing in human capital to achieve SDGs

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 11:45 GMT

The forum, held under the theme "Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies".

Egypt to present its VNR by mid-July to outline SDG plans

Thu, 05 Jul 2018 - 10:39 GMT

“Egypt Vision 2030” aims to transform the country into one of the 30 largest economies in the world

Opinion: The Potential behind Public and Private Partnerships

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 - 08:06 GMT

A look at how the private sector in Egypt can bring in opportunities and grow the economy through innovation.

Egypt inaugurates 2 fiber optic cable factories

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 02:03 GMT

Egypt inaugurates two factories set to produce fiber optic cables to meet local demand and export abroad.

Blended Finance: A new international hope, old Egyptian way

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 06:19 GMT

Egyptian firms and companies have been using “Blended Finance” to contribute to the country’s development long before the term was coined

Everything you want to know about SDG 5

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world.

Unhealthy diets could affect food security progress: U.N.

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 06:10 GMT

The U.N. Food Security Agency called for urgent action to promote healthier diets in the Asia-Pacific region

WYF serves Egypt Development Vision 2030

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 04:21 GMT

Egypt Development Vision 2030 focuses on specific segments of the society including youth, women and people with disabilities to achieve economic, environment and social development.

7,000 newborns die every day: U.N. report

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 08:43 GMT

Fighting mortality among most disadvantaged newborns requires universal health coverage, improving quality and availability of services

Solidarity Minister heads the Arab delegation to ECOSOC

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 02:42 GMT

Solidarity Minister heads the Arab delegation at the annual UN High-Level Political Forum on sustainable development agenda 2030 in New York July 10-19

UNESCO and World Bank to collaborate on culture development

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 08:50 GMT

UNESCO and the World Bank signed an MoU on Friday to invest in culture, urban development and resilience in an integrated manner.

First WHO Forum on alcohol, drugs and addictive behaviors

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 12:57 GMT

The primary goal of the forum is to enhance public health actions on addictive actions by strengthening partnerships and collaboration among public health oriented organizations and networks .

SDGs: All you need to know

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 07:20 GMT

SDGs constitute the agenda for sustainable development, economic growth and environmental issues linked with peace, development and human rights.