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22 million Ethiopians to be in need of food aid in 2022: UN report

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 07:03 GMT

The report was issued by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities attends celebration of 75th anniversary of UNICEF establishment

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:02 GMT

The Pyramids of Giza were lit up for an hour in blue, the official color of the United Nations and UNICEF.

Countering corruption in health sector ‘priority’ after pandemic: experts at COSP conference

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 01:37 GMT

The Egyptian Red Sea resort city of Sharm el -Sheikh hosts the ninth Conference of States Parties (COSP) to the UN Convention against Corruption, which tackles the issue of recovering from COVID-19 pandemic with integrity.

UN: 2021 has been a landmark year for global anti-corruption action

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 02:52 GMT

The ninth session of the Conference of the States Parties (COSP) to the United Nations Convention against Corruption from 13 to 17 December 2021 will also support efforts to restore public trust, strengthen effective institutions, promote sustainable development, recover with integrity from the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure economic and political stability.

In pics: WHO urges for gov'ts actions against threats of antimicrobial resistance on lives, economies

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 10:58 GMT

With the problem of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is rising worldwide as a global health and development threat, the WHO office in Cairo organized an event to discuss visions on the way forward.

African ministers recommend benefiting from Egypt’s experience in combating terrorism

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Those were participating in the eighth High-level Political Forum 2021 (HLPF 2021) of the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC).

December 2 marks International Day for Abolition of Slavery

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 12:20 GMT

Although modern slavery is not defined in law, it is used as an umbrella term that includes practices such as forced labor.

Themes of concept sessions held by Egypt during chairmanship of AU Peace and Security Council showcased

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Equally, other activities pertinent to conflicts on the continent took place.

UN General Assembly approves Egypt-drafted resolutions on Jerusalem, Syria's Israeli-occupied Golan Heights

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 09:59 GMT

Permanent Representative of Egypt to the United Nations Osama Abdel Khalek announced the news Thursday.

6th round of Union for Mediterranean forum backs int'l, regional efforts in support of Libyan political process

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 01:09 GMT

The process should lead to a political solution to the Libyan crisis on the basis of the Libyan road map and relevant UNSC resolutions, including 2570 and 2571.

Libyans closer than ever to stable future: US envoy

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 12:56 GMT

Norland highlighted the importance of effective youth participation in Libya's upcoming elections on December 24, given that they constitute half of the Libyan population

November 25 marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 12:14 GMT

Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent and devastating human rights violations in our world today.

Memory of the day: Boutros Boutros Ghali is elected Secretary-General of the United Nations in 1991

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 01:20 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on November 23.

November 21 marks World Television Day

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 01:12 GMT

Television is still the largest resource for video material.

Memory of the day: Tutankhamun's tomb is opened to the public in 1939

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:52 GMT

In the following lines, ET reviews the most important world events that took place on November 15.

November 14 marks World Diabetes Day

Sun, 14 Nov 2021 - 02:19 GMT

The theme for World Diabetes Day 2021-2023 is “Access to Diabetes Care”.

Heliopolis Association celebrates International Week of Science & Peace at Egypt’s Children's Museum on Nov. 12

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 02:58 GMT

The Heliopolis Association participates with societal organizations of the world in the International Week for Science and Peace

UN official raises alarm over conditions in Ethiopia

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 01:57 GMT

Nderitu expressed concern over the escalation of violence, increased incidence of ethnically and religiously motivated hate speech

Egypt's Environment minister heads for Glasgow to attend ministerial conf. of COP26

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 10:54 GMT

Egypt and other world countries are looking forward to reach out to distinguished results that could be implemented on the ground

Egypt, UN launch Joint Platform for Migrants and Refugees

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 07:39 GMT

The initiative seeks to enhance coordination, ensure better delivery and mobilize resources to realize long-term, sustainable development gains for migrants, refugees, asylum seekers and their host communities, enhancing social inclusion and cohesion, the statement said.

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