Rania Al Mashat

Pushing envelope through gender parity, inclusion, economic Mobility: Min.

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 01:51 GMT

These came during the virtual Women Working For Change (WFC): The Summit organized by the Africa CEO Forum and co-hosted by International Finance Corporation (IFC), on November 24 under the theme “Imagine tomorrow. Change today”.

German Parliament approves Egypt's 3rd tranche of debt swap program for development worth €80M

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 11:33 GMT

This came during Al-Mashat’s virtual meeting with Director General of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development Claudia Farning,

Civil society is key partner in Egypt’s int'l financing projects: Al-Mashat

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 01:35 GMT

This came during a meeting held between Al-Mashat, and Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin Al-Kabbaj, to discuss expanding cooperation in regards to increasing international development financing to support Egypt’s civil society and expand social protection programs.

Egypt made huge strides towards more open, inclusive, responsive development cooperation: Al-Mashat

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:31 GMT

This is to ensure that all projects between development partners are streamlined and effectively coordinated; adopting a consistent Global Partnerships Narrative People&Projects&Purpose (P&P&P); and mapping ODA financing to SDGs for all projects with multilateral and bilateral development partners.

Egypt’s strategy to reinvigorate green growth was pushed forward through public-private dialogue: Al-Mashat

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 04:53 GMT

This twin-track approach integrates green growth in Egypt’s national development plans through national and international-level actions, Al-Mashat added.

Egypt’s Int’l Min. participates in Virtual Egypt Week, reviews Egypt’s key principles of economic diplomacy

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 10:27 GMT

The minister referred to Egypt’s growth rate despite the recession caused by COVID-19 pandemic, referring to the expectations for Egypt to hit 5 percent growth rate during 2021.

Egypt’s partnership with the United Nations remains indispensable: Min.

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:34 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation, Resident Coordinator of the United Nations Chair Periodic Meeting of Steering Committee for the Partnership Development Framework with the United Nations

Egypt Participates in European SDG Summit for the 1st time

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The summit brought together a worldwide community of more than 5,000 sustainability leaders, including business representatives, industry federations, national partner organizations, NGOs, and policy makers.

Investment in Africa’s untapped private sector is key to resilient economic recovery: Al Mashat

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 01:39 GMT

Al Mashat, urged for the World Bank and international institutions to tap into Africa’s private sector and support economic recovery.

Al-Mashat: Egypt’s issuance of first green bonds in the region opens new chapter for economic progress

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:08 GMT

Minister Rania Al Mashat states that Egypt’s mega infrastructure projects and issuance of the first green bonds in the region “contributing to a new chapter in Egypt’s economic progress”

Min. of International Cooperation, IFAD regional director outline pathways to climate resilient, sustainable agriculture

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 03:44 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, met with Dr. Dina Saleh, the Regional Director for the Near East, North Africa and Europe at the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) of the United Nations, to discuss expanding projects and outlining future areas of cooperation to enhance food and nutrition security and support resilient livelihoods.

Egypt holds 1st meeting for €408M Kitchener Drain Depollution project

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 10:47 GMT

The meeting discussed a loan provided by the European Investment Bank worth € 213.9 million for wastewater treatment and collection, in addition to the grant provided by the European Union worth €25 million for rehabilitation of sanitation systems.

Ministry of International Cooperation Forges Coordination Committee Between Ministers and Development Partners to Support Kitchener Drain Depollution Project

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 10:38 GMT

Al Mashat, held the first coordination meeting for Kitchener Drain Depollution project worth 408 million euros to improve water quality and the health and environmental situation of the people living in the area.

Infrastructure-led post COVID-19 recovery is key to Egypt’s long-term transformation of the economy: Al Mashat

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 10:34 GMT

Al Mashat noted that the post-Covid-19 recovery will be infrastructure-led to achieve a long-term transformation of the economy due its immense potential for job creationز

51% of microfinance loans provided to Egyptian women entrepreneurs amid COVID-19

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 10:29 GMT

"Over the past few years, Egyptian women’s economic participation has increased, as the percentage of women holding bank accounts has increased from 9 percent in 2015 to 27 percent in 2017."

Mashat stresses need of int'l institutions to reach consensual reference interest rate

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Al Mashat joined the high level discussion organized by the World Bank Group in the 2020 Annual Meetings, entitled "Beyond Libor ... Are we prepared?”

EBRD to Increase Annual Funding for 2021-2025 to Accelerate Economic Recovery

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 01:22 GMT

EBRD’s new strategy will increase the share of green financing to at least 50% of its total financing by 2025 by 2025

‘Women leaders making a breakthrough’: Rania Al Mashat Congratulates EBRD’s First Woman President Renaud-Basso

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 09:43 GMT

Al Mashat reaffirms the strength of the partnership between EBRD and Egypt during EBRD annual meetings.

WFP Helped Transform Many Egyptian Lives: Dr. Rania Al Mashat Congratulates World Food Progamme for Nobel Peace Prize for 2020

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 09:34 GMT

Al Mashat noted that, “this year’s award carries particular significance in a period dominated by the importance of cooperation and collectivism for the purpose of serving the people.”

Gender gap accelerator to boost Inclusion and diversity in workplace: Al Mashat during Horasis Extraordinary annual meeting

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 02:11 GMT

Mashat, participated in the Horasis Extraordinary Annual meeting in the plenary “Nurturing Inclusive Leadership” on how to continue to deploy international leadership.