USAID funds $3mln program to empower Upper Egypt’s girls in Qena, Minya

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 12:57 GMT

Upper Egypt’s governorate of Qena witnessed a conference Wednesday to launch a $3 million-worth program aiming to empower girls socially and economically.

Egypt, UNDP discuss joint cooperation, 2022/2025 Strategic Plan

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Talks also tackled improvement of the exchange of expertise and knowledge between Egypt and African countries.

UNDP issues 1st human development report on Egypt in decade, president attends ceremony

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:23 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi was handed the report, titled "Development: A Right for All, Egypt’s Pathways and Prospects."

UNDP congratulates Egypt on 1st national Strategy for Human Rights

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 12:31 GMT

UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova announced the UN support for Egypt, saying “We stand ready to partner with the Government of Egypt on the implementation of the Strategy.”

UNDP regional director hails Egypt’s steps to enshrine women as indispensable partners in meeting with NCW chief

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 06:03 GMT

Khalida Bouzar, director of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Arab States, discussed with President of the Egyptian National Council for Women (NCW) Maya Morsy Egypt’s steps to enshrine women as indispensable partners.

What did Egypt promote through UNDP ‘Act Now’ Campaign?

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 11:52 GMT

Egypt participated in the United Nation’s Act Now Campaign, promoting individual climate-change actions. What did Egypt Promote?

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities convenes with Resident Coordinator of UN in Egypt Elena Panova

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 01:06 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani convened on Thursday with Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Egypt Elena Panova, who recently assumed office.

Egypt, UNDP launch incubator for enterprises producing assistive technology for disabled

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 04:20 GMT

Joining the program is achieved by winning a competition dubbed the Open Innovation Challenge for Persons with Disabilities.

Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat Chairs Egypt Network for Integrated Development Board of Directors Meeting

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 01:55 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat chaired the Egypt Network for Integrated Development (ENID) Board of Directors meeting on April 19, to evaluate the progress of the program and establish a way forward for the project’s Phase III - 2022-2026.

Egypt’s Intl. Cooperation min., UNDP, Catalyst Partners team up on 'Impact Investing'

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 11:22 GMT

As part of this broader scope of work, UNDP and the Egyptian private equity Catalyst Private Equity (CPE) will put in practice an impact measurement towards the SDGs of private sector enterprises and private investments.

Egypt, EU, UNDP to implement €6M-project mitigating socio-economic impact of COVID-19

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 04:31 GMT

The project consists of two aspects.

Egypt kicks off 1st campaign to promote natural protectorates, eco-tourism

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 08:45 GMT

Ministry of Environment has launched, Friday, “Eco Egypt”, an unprecedented campaign to promote protected areas Egypt, raise awareness about environmental issues and the importance of preserving natural resources.

Egypt, UNDP discuss fostering cooperation in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 02:58 GMT

The meeting aims to accelerate progress in achieving the 17 United Nations Sustainable goals, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Japan, UNDP to address COVID-19's socio-economic impact in Egypt

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 01:02 GMT

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Japan are expanding their strategic partnership to support Egypt’s inclusive and multi-sectoral crisis management and responses and to address the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 in Egypt with around 2.73 million USD grant to UNDP.

Egypt to launch E-Tadweer application to encourage e-waste management

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 02:29 GMT

The minister added that appropriate solutions in cooperation with stakeholders and business partners are needed.

Egypt-PV: Overcoming All Barriers

Wed, 01 Jan 2020 - 10:31 GMT

National project manager of Egypt PV, the pioneer Small Scale Photovoltaic Systems project, speaks about how the project encourages investments in solar energy and works on raising public awareness, as well as the latest national developments.

UNDP: Egypt makes progress in Human Development Index 2019

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 11:56 GMT

The report stated that the macroeconomic indicators showed positive trends due to the efforts, measures and policies adopted by the Egyptian Government.

NCW launches 'Nile Boats' to condemn violence against women

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 12:39 GMT

The event comes in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Egypt and the Embassy of Sweden in Cairo.

Egypt activates bicycle initiatives nationwide

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 01:37 GMT

The use of bicycles contribute to saving energy consumption and reduce emissions and air pollution.

Foreign grants for environmental projects in Egypt rise by 68%: Min.

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 11:54 GMT

Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad ratified the ministry’s 2019/2020 action plan to achieve the state’s sustainable development projects.