Sustainable development

Egypt keen on legislative, executive authorities' integration to realize sustainable development: Min.

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 04:38 GMT

The minister highlighted the committee's important role in supporting local industry, along with current challenges besetting the industrial sector.

NMEC, 1st local museum to calculate carbon footprint

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 02:02 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization has become an edifice that preserves the environment, antiquities and heritage for future generations.

Durable, flexible, dirt-resistant: Why Egypt’s new plastic money 'environment-friendly'

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 12:11 GMT

Receiving old money that is torn, dirty and tattered is very possible when getting exchange after a purchase.

All you need to know about Sharm el-Sheikh Green Airport

Sat, 09 Jul 2022 - 11:46 GMT

This move comes in line with Egypt’s Vision 2030 to achieve sustainable development, and ahead of the South Sinai resort’s hosting of the COP27 conference in November.

Discussed: 7 pillars of Egypt’s Sustainable Development plan 22/23

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 01:53 GMT

Building the Egyptian person and improving the citizen's quality of life is the primary goal behind all development efforts.

What are ‘green hospitals’ that Egypt plans to integrate into health system?

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 10:27 GMT

The term “green hospitals” began to be used a lot as part of the integrated system that Egypt seeks to implement in its green transition.

In Cairo, you can rent a bike for one pound per hour

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 10:33 GMT

The "Cairo Bike" project will be implemented in two phases, the first in mid-July, with 250 bikes distributed over 26 stations, the Governor said. Meanwhile, the second phase will be in mid-September, comprising 250 bicycles.

Egyptian governorate competitiveness index launched, 27 customized plans for each one

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 12:48 GMT

A governorate competitiveness index has been launched to monitor the efficacy of economic policies in every governorate, contributing to comprehensive development and integration at the national level.

Russian consul-general in Egypt’s Hurghada hails Sisi’s efforts to achieve sustainable development

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 10:09 GMT

Russian Consul-General in Hurghada Viktor Voropayev hailed Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s efforts to achieve sustainable development as he met with Qena Governor Ashraf Al-Daoudi on Saturday.

Egypt's Senate recommends new population authority to curb overpopulation, realize 2030 vision

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 03:17 GMT

The Senate recommended on Tuesday that an independent organization be established to deal with the challenges facing Egypt on its way to Vision 2030 and sustainable development.

Green collar jobs created by green economy and sustainable development

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 03:23 GMT

The “green collar” jobs will be a major market as governments plan for the future and sustainable development.

Min. lauds house’s approval on 2 int'l deals serving sustainable development

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 02:05 GMT

Earlier Tuesday, the house okayed presidential decree No. 109 of 2022 approving a 360-million-dollar loan agreement between Egypt and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities aims to certify the Grand Egyptian Museum as a green building

Sun, 27 Feb 2022 - 10:19 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum will be the first museum in Egypt to be certified as a green building.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities issues ministerial decision obligating tourist establishments in Sharm El-Sheikh to obtain certificate of application of all environmentally friendly practices

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 01:11 GMT

This decision comes within the framework of tourism preparations for Egypt's hosting of the 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Climate Change "COP27".

Addressing climate change: Know more about 30 climate action national projects in Egypt

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 11:15 GMT

Egypt has been shouting out on climate change in international conferences, calling on concerted efforts to control the negative impact of the changes. Know more about Egypt's 30 national projects addressing climate change.

Sohag University ranks 400th on Int’l classification of most sustainable universities

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 - 01:16 GMT

Sohag University ranked the 400th in the International Classification of the most sustainable universities, among 956 universities worldwide.

Self-assessment is a must for achieving sustainable development - official

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 04:02 GMT

The report, he said, aims at expounding challenges facing the country in the different domains of governance, taking into consideration Egypt Vision 2030 and the UN sustainable development goals.

Interview with UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt: Haya Karima ‘biggest undertaking’ and speaks to all 17 SDGs

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 09:55 GMT

“For us, in the UN, it is extremely important that the Egyptian government succeed in improving rural livelihoods, and we will be by the side of the government to achieve this goal,” said UN’s Elena Panova to Egypt Today.

Sisi to attend Haya Karima ceremony presenting initiative's development in countryside

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 03:04 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi will attend a ceremony commemorating the 2019 launch of Haya Karima initiative to develop the countryside.

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.