Minister of International Cooperation
Earlier, Mashat held a meeting with 15 national bodies at the beginning of July to discuss the report's first draft.
This falls within the context of strengthening international efforts to preserve the climate and environment, and to push for multilateral cooperation in financing the green transition and in stimulating urgent climate action.
The Minister held a bilateral meeting with Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, United Nations Secretary-General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, to deepen financial inclusion in Egypt and particularly in the rural areas.
To map out SDG progress and achieve Communication for Development goals (C4D), the Ministry of International Cooperation’s SDG mapping activities includes carrying out field visits to Egypt’s different cities and regions, as incorporating the SDGs into local contexts is essential for the effective implementation of the 2030 Agenda.
During her current visit to the UK, Mashat tackled the institute's participation in the International Cooperation Ministry's initiative to outline an international framework for an innovative fund that would enhance the climate fund and support the green transition.
The Minister of International Cooperation, during her GSK interview on ‘Breaking the Gender Bias’ held on International Women’s Day, shared her own golden rules for women to succeed and create less room for bias to creep in, and to define specific goals or metrics for success to help them evaluate their accomplishments.
During the meeting, the Minister of International Cooperation noted that Egypt seeks to strengthen bilateral cooperation with regional partners and optimize the mutual benefits that both countries can obtain through this partnership.
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.
The promising companies are expected to participate in the new Africa-France Summit, taking place this October in Montpellier, France with the aim of revamping the relations between Africa and France through novel frameworks and innovative ideas to open the prospects of partnerships between the African continent and France.
The session was moderated by Eric Parrado, Chief Economist and General Manager of the Research Department of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
In 2020, the Ministry of International Cooperation secured a total development financing worth $457 million through multilateral and bilateral cooperation for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs).
Worth 197 million euros, the agreements were in line with a state vision to implement development projects in the fields of energy and vocational training, and to encourage participation of the private sector and empower women, Mashaat said in a statement.
Minister of International Cooperation Rania el Mashat said that the government is keen on improving the entrepreneurship and innovation environment in Egypt, with a view to creating new jobs that cope with the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania A. Al-Mashat met with the members of the Saudi Grant Committee,
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During the French delegation’s visit, development financing agreements that were signed cover various sectors, particularly transportation which amounts to €1.37 billion.
The Ministry of International Cooperation organized a coordination meeting for Egyptian Ministries and entities that cooperate with South Sudan
“Egypt is transitioning towards a green economy, as we have strong partnership opportunities with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).”
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation, Rania A. Al-Mashat, met Tuesday with Corinne Fleischer, the World Food Programme’s newly appointed Regional Director for the Middle East and North Africa.
Through the grant, a number of necessary devices and equipment were provided to Sadr Al-Abbasiya Hospital.