COP 27

Egypt, EIB discuss National Climate Change Strategy 2050, COP 27 agenda

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 12:20 GMT

In a meeting with Vice-President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Ambroise Fayolle, Fouad discussed the national strategy for climate change, which included a number of projects such as a 10-billion-dollar project that aims at producing 10 gigawatts of renewable energy through transferring thermal power plants to renewable energy-operated ones.

Egypt urges African coordination meeting before climate summit in Sharm

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 04:13 GMT

The move comes within the framework of the efforts to coordinate the African stances before holding the climate summit, due in Sharm el Shiekh in November.

Egypt, UK co-chair ministerial meeting on climate pledges in Copenhagen

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 02:31 GMT

In his speech, Minister Shokry said that the meeting was a chance to exchange views and experience on the aspects of international climate work.

FM presents Egypt's vision on COP 27 prospective outcomes in trilateral meeting with Danish, UK ministers

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 01:28 GMT

The meeting was held in Copenhagen on Thursday.

Danish Prime Minister receives Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs in Copenhagen

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 12:38 GMT

Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederikson received in Copenhagen Thursday Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry.

Egypt, EU sign development grants worth € 138M

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 04:07 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation and the European Union organized a ceremony, Monday to sign a number of development financing grants within the framework of the Egyptian-European partnership

EU supports Egypt to host COP 27 in Sharm al Sheikh: EU Amb. Christian Berger

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 03:50 GMT

The European Union Ambassador in Cairo, Christian Berger, said, Monday that the European Union supports Egypt in hosting the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 27) in November.

Egypt hosts Africa-UN conference on oceans, outcomes to be presented at COP 27

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The conference is attended by the representatives of relevant United Nations organizations and governmental institutions, as well as the private sector and civil society.

National dialogue on climate change launched in Alexandria

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 02:01 GMT

On March 27, 2022, Egyptian Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad launched the first national dialogue on climate change from Sharm El -Sheikh, where the conference would convene in November.

Czech Minister of Environment is looking forward to visiting Egypt for preparation for COP 27: Ambassador

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 12:05 GMT

The Ambassador expressed that Hubáčková is looking forward to holding meetings with Fouad and the President-designate of the COP 27 and Foreign Minister of Egypt Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt, UNDP to cooperate on displaying climate action success stories from around the globe in COP 27

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:24 GMT

Minister of Environment Yasmin Fouad held a meeting via-videoconferencing with representatives of the United Nations Development Programme Wednesday.

Egypt’s Environment Minister, German Special Envoy to International Climate Action discuss preparation for COP 27

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 03:42 GMT

“Egypt is keen, during its presidency of the [COP 27] conference, to build on the successes of the Glasgow Climate Conference,” said Fouad in a statement issued by the Ministry.

Egypt's FM heads to Spain to meet counterpart, King

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 03:24 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry headed Sunday to the Spanish capital upon an invitation of his counterpart Jose Manuel Albares.

Egypt, Tajikistan to attend water conferences held by each other in 2022/23

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 01:23 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty met Sunday evening with Tajikistan Ambassador to Cairo Darab al-Din Qassemy.

Egypt's FM receives Executive Vice-president of European Union Commission

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 04:25 GMT

The meeting took place in Cairo Sunday.

Environment minister discloses climate initiatives to be officially announced in COP 27 hosted by Egypt

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 02:32 GMT

Minister of Environment Yasmin Fouad received Tuesday World Bank Managing Director of Development Policy and Partnership Mari Pangestu.

In few days: Egypt to launch National Strategy for Climate Change addressing 17 aspects

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 03:55 GMT

The move comes within the preparations to host COP 27 in Sharm El Sheikh next November.

Egypt’s Minister of Environment reviews roadmap for COP27 climate conference with UN mission

Sat, 02 Apr 2022 - 01:31 GMT

“We are continuing joint consultations to reach the best results in implementing the conference,” said Fouad. She also listened to certain points and possible challenges that could face the participants.

Egypt’s FM, Japanese counterpart discuss bilateral ties, TICAD summit, preparations for COP 27

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 07:58 GMT

The two ministers also discussed ongoing efforts to prepare for Egypt's next hosting of the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 27) due to take place in Sharm El-Sheikh on November 2022.

Egypt launches 1st national dialogue on climate change

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 04:57 GMT

Egypt’s National Climate Change Strategy 2050, which has been completed and is linked to achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, aims at achieving a sustainable economy, adopting climate governance.