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Egypt supports all efforts aimed at finding comprehensive settlement of the Syrian crisis: FM

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Shoukry had called for re-thinking of Syrian membership in the Arab League.

‘Haya Karima’ is the biggest project of its kind around the world: UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 11:18 GMT

UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova, said on Monday that ‘Decent Life’ or ‘Haya Karima’ presidential initiative is the biggest project of its kind around the world that aims to improve the quality of life for rural citizens.

Egypt's FM urges support for Sudan at high-level meeting on sidelines of UNGA

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 10:51 GMT

A virtual high-level meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Sudan was attended Thursday by Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, where he said the video conference was a chance for international partners to support Sudan during the transitional phase.

All you need to know about International Translation Day

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:42 GMT

The world celebrates the International Translation Day on September 30 every year.

Egyptian FM heads to New York to participate in UNGA 76 high-level debate

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 11:02 GMT

UNGA 76 had opened on September 14 where Maldives Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid was sworn in as the president of the session.

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."

Egypt gifts replica of Tutankhamun's famed mask to United Nations’ headquarters in Vienna

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 03:30 GMT

The United Nations Headquarters in Vienna witnessed the handover ceremony of a replica of Tutankhamun's famous mask, a gift from Egypt.

Deputy UNSG: Egypt’s ICF important platform to explore stakeholders’ potential in addressing development challenges

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 10:31 GMT

Deputy UN Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed hailed Egypt’s first edition of the International Cooperation Forum as an important forum to explore the potential of all development stakeholders in addressing development challenges.

UN secretary general hails Egypt's pivotal role on all forums

Sat, 28 Aug 2021 - 12:00 GMT

Guterres' remarks came during his meeting with Egypt's Permanent Representative to the UN in New York Ambassador Mohamed Idris

UN resident coordinator in Egypt praises ‘Haya Karima’ projects that raise living standards of millions of citizens

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 10:01 GMT

UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova praised the projects implemented under “Haya Karima” initiative that serves the needy villages across Egypt, expressing her desire to participate in the initiative’s projects.

Egypt’s leadership puts great effort in heavy industries: UNIDO representative

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 06:06 GMT

"Egypt is one of the largest countries with an industrial sector in the region, and its economic growth rate is very large compared to the countries of the region,” he said.

Egypt submits 3rd Voluntary National Report at UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 10:47 GMT

El-Said explained that Egypt's 3rd VNR covers all 17 sustainable development goals, and includes challenges and gaps, as well as achievements and success factors.

Youth love Egypt foundation represents African countries at UN climate change preparatory conference

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 02:18 GMT

Youth love Egypt foundation has been accredited as an observer by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Egypt's FM delivers message from President Sisi to European Council president

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 01:13 GMT

They also discussed other matters.

Egypt's FM heads to Brussels to deliver message from President Sisi to EU council pres.

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 09:36 GMT

The minister will also hold meetings with the foreign ministers of EU countries and senior officials at the European Commission.

Ethiopia plans to sell Nile water being intransigent over Renaissance Dam agreement: researcher

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 04:03 GMT

On July 8, a UNSC session was held for members to present their viewpoints on the crisis as well as the foreign ministers of Egypt and Sudan, and the irrigation minister of Ethiopia.

Sudanese FM talks with 9 UN Security Council member states prior to session on Ethiopian Dam

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 01:21 GMT

Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Mariam al-Sadeq al-Mahdy has been clarifying her country's position on the issue.

Ambassador highlights Egypt's priorities while chairing UN Peacebuilding Commission

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 11:44 GMT

Egypt was elected to hold the position for the year 2021 for the first time in its history.

When Tunisia's draft resolution on Ethiopian Dam crisis to be voted on by UN Security Council members

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Tunisia is one of the 10 elected non-permanent members of the UNSC for the term 2020/2021.