Sameh Shoukry

Egypt, Greece FMs praise profound relations, sign maritime agreement

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 - 05:17 GMT

Egypt and Greece have signed, Tuesday a maritime search and rescue agreement, according to Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.

UK PM Rishi Sunak welcomes progress made at COP27

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 - 01:49 GMT

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak welcomed the agreement reached at the 2022 United Nations climate change summit (COP27) in Egypt.

Shoukry says decisions reached during COP27 are messages to world for better future

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 01:17 GMT

He called on everyone to consider these decisions not as words on paper, but as messages addressed to the world for future generations in order to set the appropriate pace for implementing the Paris Agreement.

COP27 proceedings extended until Saturday as president vows to reach desired outcome

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 01:30 GMT

COP27 President and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry announced today extending the proceedings of the conference until Saturday as he vowed to work on achieving the desired outcome.

UN Secretary General says he fully supports COP27 Egyptian presidency efforts

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 07:30 GMT

UN Secretary General António Guterres on Thursday announced his full support for the efforts exerted by the Egyptian presidency of the 2022 UN Climate Conference (COP27) to render it a success.

FM Shoukry attends Brazilian President elect Lula da Silva speech at COP27

Wed, 16 Nov 2022 - 08:56 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, president of the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference, attended on Wednesday Brazilian President elect Lula da Silva speech, in a special event organized on sidelines of COP27.

FM Shoukry participates in round table on mitigating Climate Change Impacts

Mon, 14 Nov 2022 - 02:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry participated Monday in a Round Table on the ambitions of mitigating the consequences of climate change before 2030.

Egypt’s FM highlights to Pelosi the need for Ethiopia to show political will to reach GERD deal

Fri, 11 Nov 2022 - 01:30 GMT

Shoukry, also president of the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) held in Egypt’s Sharm El-Sheikh city from 6-18 November, met with Pelosi on Friday on the sidelines of the conference, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

UK to announce new pledges to boost global climate action: Sharma to COP27 president

Fri, 11 Nov 2022 - 12:11 GMT

In a meeting with Egyptian Foreign Minister and COP27 President Sameh Shoukry on Friday on the sidelines of the climate summit, Sharma highlighted the UK keenness to triple the funding allocated for enhancing adaptation efforts by 2025.

Alaa Abdel Fattah case used to distract attention from COP27: Egypt’s FM

Thu, 10 Nov 2022 - 11:37 GMT

In an interview with Ala Masoliety TV program on Sada El-Balad, Shoukry said Egypt has issued the required responses with regard to Abdel Fattah to reiterate the credibility of the Egyptian judiciary.

FM Shoukry says Egypt keen to foster relations with Pakistan in different fields

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 09:10 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt is keen to boost relations with Pakistan in different fields, with a view to achieving mutual interests and advancing development plans in both countries.

Egypt wants to see clear commitment towards reducing global warming gases: Shoukry to CNN

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 01:22 GMT

Shoukry said that he is concerned about the delay of some countries to fulfill their duties, adding that this has a negative impact.

Egypt’s Post issues commemorative postage stamp for COP27 with QR Code

Mon, 07 Nov 2022 - 09:41 GMT

Egypt’s Post announcing issuing a commemorative postage stamp with QR Code technology to document the COP 27 summit.

Hosting, organizing COP27 is an “honor and responsibility”: Egypt’s FM Shoukry

Mon, 07 Nov 2022 - 09:12 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, President of the 27th Climate Conference, said that preparations for the COP 27 climate summit have taken place since the end of COP 26 in Glasgow.

Arab FMs agree in Algeria on importance of holding Libya’s elections as soon as possible

Mon, 31 Oct 2022 - 04:03 GMT

During the awaited Arab League summit preparatory meetings in Algeria, officials agreed on the importance of holding Libya’s elections as soon as possible.

Egypt is ready to host COP 27: Sameh Shoukry

Thu, 27 Oct 2022 - 12:30 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister and COP27 President Designate and Sameh Shoukry and the Egyptian team were on-ground in Sharm El Sheikh, for final touches ahead of COP27.

FM: Egypt to launch initiatives on food, energy during climate conf.

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 - 03:53 GMT

Shoukry, in an interview with WAM news agency, articulated the central importance of the ‘COP27’ , calling for pulling the 27th Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC out of the ongoing context of “strong political and economic polarisation and the dynamics of politicisation and contestation.”

Egypt’s FM Shoukry congratulates Kuwaiti counterpart on assuming office

Tue, 18 Oct 2022 - 09:27 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry congratulated his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on assuming office

Egypt, India agree on boosting trade, cooperation on 75th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Sat, 15 Oct 2022 - 01:17 GMT

Egypt and India have agreed on boosting their trade and cooperation in various fields as they celebrate this year the 75th anniversary of their diplomatic relations.

Opinion | Providing finance for global climate action

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 12:16 GMT

This year’s annual meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund have taken on more than their usual significance. At stake is the world’s very ability to cooperate on climate, and to work together to achieve a just and low carbon and climate resilient transition.