Climate

Egypt’s FM Shoukry discuss climate change with US Special Envoy John Kerry

Wed, 07 Sep 2022 - 06:42 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held a meeting Wednesday with US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry.

Egypt's FM heads to Gabon

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 12:25 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs and COP 27 President-Designate Sameh Shokry headed Sunday to Gabon.

Egypt's COP 27 president-designate asserts salience of funding for climate mitigation, adaptation in Africa

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 11:35 GMT

That was during a recorded speech at a roundtable on climate initiatives in Africa.

Bank of England, Central Bank of Egypt team up to fight climate crisis

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 04:15 GMT

As part of a technical cooperation scheme funded by the UK Government, Bank of England staff are sharing UK experience on analysing, managing and understanding the effects of climate change on financial firms and the stability of the financial system.

Egypt's FM receives phone call from president of World Economic Forum

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 07:23 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry, president-designate of COP 27, received Tuesday a phone call from President of the World Economic Forum Borge Brende.

Egyptian FM participates in 6th Ministerial Meeting on Climate Work held in Stockholm

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 03:38 GMT

The minister delivered a speech, highlighting the salience of implementing climate pledges and Paris Climate Agreement.

Egypt to host 8th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians on June 15-16 in Sharm El Sheikh

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The conference is being jointly organized by the House of Representatives and the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

Egypt's FM presents investment opportunities to Swedish counterpart

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 11:37 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry was received Tuesday by his Swedish counterpart Ann Linde in Stockholm to confer over pushing forward bilateral cooperation in various sectors.

Egyptian, Danish FMs sign MoU for high-level political consultation on bilateral ties, int’l issues

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 09:00 GMT

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.

Water issues are intertwined with climate change: Egypt's FM

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 09:02 GMT

The minister's statements came during his meeting with Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Petteri Taalas.

Egypt hopes Germany continues to reinforce climate action bilaterally, multilaterally: FM

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 04:12 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday German Special Envoy to International Climate Action Jennifer Morgan.

Maya Morsi sheds light on Egypt’s International Proposal on Women, Environment, Climate Change at CSW66

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 03:09 GMT

Egypt advocates for seven pillars to empower women in the field of climate work.

Egypt, Malaysia ministers confer over climate topics of joint interest in preparation for COP27

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 11:39 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry, who is also president designate of COP27, met Tuesday with Malaysian Minister of Environment and Water Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man.

Egyptian president meets with U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate in Cairo

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 01:24 GMT

The president welcomed the convention of the first meeting of the U.S.-Egypt Climate Working Group.

Int'l Cooperation Ministry's portfolio includes climate projects worth $11.9B

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 - 02:58 GMT

The ministry's portfolio includes 30 projects that support the seventh goal of the sustainable development goals, which is clean and affordable energy, with a value of $4.6 billion.

Kerry appreciates Sisi's interest in climate change issues

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 11:02 GMT

He also thanked Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Minister of Environment Yasmine Fuoad whom he described as a solid partner in the Glasow conference in Britain.

Al-Mostakbal library to hold “The Atmosphere Reveals Its Secrets” symposium on Jan. 3

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 01:27 GMT

The symposium aims to shed light on the importance of the weather forecast for people, and the extent of their interaction with it or their understanding of its daily announced vocabulary.

Egypt to announce new description to its climate as weather fluctuations witnessed in all seasons

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 02:26 GMT

Egyptians have always known their countries climate as hot and dry during the summer, and moderate, rainy in the winter. However, with the changes being witnessed in the climate globally, Egypt was also affected by these changes and its climate too.

World Bank approves $200m project to reduce air and climate pollution in Egypt

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 10:54 GMT

The project will focus on reducing vehicle emissions, improving the management of solid waste, and strengthening the air and climate decision-making system.

Zero-hour on climate, but UN talks in another time zone

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:50 GMT

Global talks tasked with neutralising the threat of global warming get underway in Madrid Monday, but their narrow focus on rules and procedures remains out of sync with the world's climate-addled future.

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