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Cairo Int'l Film Festival partners with US embassy to integrate environmental consciousness, diversity in filmmaking

Wed, 19 Oct 2022 - 05:59 GMT

The almost yearly partnership of Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) and the U.S. embassy this year is marked by special cooperation as Egypt prepares to host COP27 in November: integrating environmental consciousness into the film industry.

Access program launched by US embassy to teach English, life skills to 160 underprivileged Egyptian children

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 01:50 GMT

Access Program of the U.S. embassy in Cairo was launched Monday, taking 160 young Egyptian students in a two-year journey of learning English and other skills essential for their character building.

Ministry of Youth adopts 3 initiatives by students in US-sponsored Nation Builders program

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 08:00 GMT

The Ministry of Youth will adopt three initiatives that will be presented as prototypes by young Egyptian students who participated in the Nation Builders program sponsored by the U.S. embassy in Cairo.

U.S. embassy in Cairo thanks Min. of Tourism, Coordination’s Committee of Party’s Youth Leaders and Politicians for achieving Gloria Walker dream

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 05:43 GMT

The U.S. embassy in Cairo thanked Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, The Coordination’s Committee of Party’s Youth Leaders and Politicians (CPYP) , and everyone else who played a part in achieving Mrs. Gloria Walker dream of visiting the Pyramids of Giza.

12 things photographers should heed to, according to Cairo Photo Week photographers

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 12:15 GMT

In mid-March, Photopia held the largest photo festival in the MENA region. Cairo Photo Week hosted dozens of workshops and exhibitions, connecting many photographers in the region. Egypt Today interviewed a group of prominent American photographers that the U.S. embassy in Cairo invited to the event and here are some of their best advice.

Cairo Photo Week: Photographers give voice and find inspiration in Egypt

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 05:39 GMT

Photopia, a prominent photography school in Egypt, organized the largest photo festival in the Middle East and North Africa in Mid-March. We interviewed U.S. photographers invited by Photopia and the U.S. embassy to learn about their experience in Egypt as well as their advice.

Cairo Photo Week kicks off, US and French ambassadors visit exhibitions

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 09:16 GMT

Cairo Photo Week festival kicked off Thursday with the US and French ambassadors visiting the exhibitions organized by the Egypt-based photography hub Photopia.

U.S. Embassy cultivates Egyptian-American film,television industry connections at CIFF

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 01:06 GMT

U.S. Embassy cultivates Egyptian-American film,television industry connections at CIFF.

Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

16 people sentenced to 25-7 yrs in prison in retrial of US embassy riots

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 03:41 GMT

The court handed down a life imprisonment sentence to a defendant, 15 years in prison to14 others, and 7 years to a defendant. The court also acquitted a co-defendant.

US Embassy launches conservation project at Jewish Bassatine Cemetery

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 - 02:32 GMT

Bassatine Cemetery in Cairo is one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the world.

720 Egyptian Youth graduates from U.S. Embassy's Microscholarship program

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The graduation ceremony at the Cairo Opera House gathered graduates from across Egypt to meet and network with students from different regions of Egypt.

Keyser,Blakley on how to turn the Arab television to a global one

Fri, 06 Dec 2019 - 01:30 GMT

US embassy in Egypt cooperated with CIFF in this important cinematic program, inviting a number of prominent American filmmakers and TV experts to enrich Cairo Industry Days.

Ashry, Shenawy to spend 1 week in LA presented by US embassy, Film Independent

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 - 03:25 GMT

Various projects by directors and producers from the Arab world competed in CineGouna Platform, seeking creative and financial support.

U.S. Charge d’Affaires highlights U.S. Support for Egypt during Trip to Minya

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 09:36 GMT

U.S. Charge d’Affaires Thomas Goldberger visited Upper Egypt's city of Minya, celebrating the Fulbright Commission's 70th year in Egypt, during which he emphasized the U.S. support to Egypt.

U.S. Embassy Cairo supports Maker Faire Innovation for fifth year

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 01:29 GMT

The Faire, which will see ten panel discussions and four performances, will show-off key innovative makers from Egypt and the MENA region.

U.S. Embassy Brings American 'Writers’ Room' to Egypt

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 - 01:09 GMT

The U.S. Embassy conducted a week-long series of workshops for television scriptwriters in collaboration with the Middle East Media Initiative (MEMI).

Egypt denies Brazil informed reversing embassy move to Jerusalem

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 02:34 GMT

Egypt has worked on pressuring the states that have announced their plans earlier to move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Explosion heard near US embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 - 12:47 GMT

The US embassy in Baghdad announced a state of alert after an explosion was heard in Baghdad’s Green Zone on Thursday.

EDEX reveals Egypt’s value in the region, U.S charge d’Affaires

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 05:41 GMT

The US mission to Egypt was keen to participate in the first International Defense Egypt Expo (EDEX) on Monday.

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