Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt is keen to continue cooperation with United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to combat international organized and cross-border crimes as well as corruption and illicit cultural property trafficking.
Shoukry, also poresident-designate of the 27th session of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) met within the framework of his visit to Luxembourg to hold the EU-Egypt Association Council, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell will chair on Sunday the ninth meeting of the EU-Egypt Association Council in Luxembourg.
Shoukry, also president-designate of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP27), and Kerry also consulted in a phone call on the most prominent issues related to the global climate work, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi stressed that the natural gas resources in East Mediterranean region are a catalyst of cooperation, peace and development for the best interests of peoples of the region.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry expected to receive, on Thursday, his Tanzanian counterpart Librata Mula Mula in Cairo
The members of the Group of 77 and China are participating in the 56th session of the subsidiary bodies taking place between 6 and 16 June at the World Convention Center Bonn.
During the visit, Shoukry is scheduled to sign an agreement on Egypt hosting the COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh in November, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Hafez.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, discussed with a delegation of executive directors of the World Bank (WB) ways to strengthen relations between the two sides at various levels.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Jordanian counterpart Ayman Safadi arrived in Baghdad on Monday for talks with top Iraqi officials.
The IsDB annual meeting is held this year in Sharm El-Sheikh city with the participation of ministers and officials from member countries and representatives of international and regional organisations and financial institutions.
This comes as Shoukry received Pandor earlier today, where they held political consultations within the framework of the joint committee between Egypt and South Africa.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Monday with number of officials and Minsters during his participation at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland.
During the meeting, Shoukry discussed with CEO of Boston Consulting Group, a UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) partner, means of mobilizing climate finance and the role of the private sector on the international climate action.
The session comes under the title: The Road to the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 27) to the UNFCCC: Partnerships between the public and private sectors in climate action in the Middle East and North Africa.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Estonian counterpart, Eva-Maria Liimets, have expressed aspiration to develop the bilateral relations between the two countries at all levels.
Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said the event is meant to discuss cooperation in light of Egypt's presidency of the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed on Friday the need for the quick implementation of the climate related pledges during the ministerial meeting on climate in Denmark’s capital of Copenhagen.
Shoukry and Kofod also signed on Thursday an MoU on high-level political consultation between the foreign ministries of both countries.
The MoU is concerned with high-level political consultation on the bilateral relations and regional and international issues of mutual concern, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.