The $3.5 billion project, located in Aswan’s village of Benban, has a total capacity of 1.8 gigawatts.
The ministry is modernizing the fleet of the public transport in Cairo and Alexandria to operate using natural gas instead of diesel, in partnership with Ministry of Military Production.
The Egyptian initiative sits the ambition to treat and recycle at least 50% of solid waste generated in Africa by 2050, which will contribute to reducing the generation of greenhouse gases resulting from such waste, and reduce the overall impacts of waste pollution on human health, biodiversity, food systems and resource scarcity.
A study was issued by the Egyptian Observatory of the Egyptian Center for Thought and Strategic Studies, monitoring the economic gains for the development of lakes.
The meeting focuses on Africa priorities to COP 27, said the ministry in a statement.
H.E. Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment in Egypt, received H. E. Mr. Glenn Miles, Ambassador of Australia in Egypt, in her office at the Ministry’s headquarters in Fustat, bidding him Farwell before the end of his tenure as ambassador.
The Egyptian state has put in place a package of incentives to encourage green projects.
President-Designate of COP 27 Sameh Shokry, who is also Egypt's Minister of Foreign Affairs, asserted Sunday that the ultimate goal of the coming summit is "implementation."
Egypt seeks to provide biodegradable bags, as the plastic bag that is currently used does not decompose until after 400 years.
This comes ahead, and amid preparations for Egypt's hosting of the Climate Change Conference ( Cop27), which is scheduled to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh next November.
Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Manar Enaba and Japan's Ambassador to Egypt Oka Hiroshi held talks Tuesday.
Many new and greater cities across Egypt have witnessed a lot of afforestation and tree planting as part of the nation-wide ‘Prepare for Green’ initiative aiming to turn different places into eco-friendly areas.
Meanwhile, Mashaat said that the Ministry of International Cooperation has a portfolio with more than $11 billion to fund projects in green transformation, advancement of comprehensive and sustainable recovery, and implementation of the national strategy for climate change.
Bahgat noted that the selection of Egypt to host the summit reflects confidence in Egypt's hospitality capabilities as well as the good status of its environmental conditions.
Building the Egyptian person and improving the citizen's quality of life is the primary goal behind all development efforts.
There is a long-standing cooperation between Egypt and the Netherlands in the field of water, dating back 46 years, since the establishment of the Egyptian-Dutch Consultative Council for Water Management in 1976.
The Egyptian Minister of Environment, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, said that about 250 million tons of waste is generated from Africa continent annually, and by the year 2050, the amount of waste is expected to double to about 4 times.
Mina Hanin is one of the Egyptian experts living in Australia, and he was recognized for his success in predicting forest fires.
The law defines environmental crime as “an attack on the environment, whether air, water or land, in a way that reduces its value, distorts its nature, or depletes its resources.”
'Youth Love Egypt' and Orange joined forces, under the auspices of the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources, to implement a campaign for cleaning the Nile River ahead of COP 27.