Climate Change

Climate Change represents major challenge to water management: Abdel-Atti

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 12:23 GMT

“Cairo is raising alarm if the whole world [people] do not join their efforts to deal with the challenges related to the most scarce and most important resource, which is water,” said the Water Minister.

In pics: Youth Love Egypt organizes 'EGypt Climate Justice Action- 15 Km bike ride' in Alexandria

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 01:54 GMT

The Youth Love Egypt is the national coordinator of the African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA). Such marathons take place in the 45 African countries that are members of this alliance.

2nd phase of the ‘Environmental Pioneers’ program to empower youth to cope with climate change kicks off

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 03:59 GMT

The program seeks to form a core of young people who can raise awareness and contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and Egypt Vision 2030.

Int'l financial institutions should assume bigger role in funding mega development projects: Rania el-Mashat

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 02:22 GMT

The international community and financial institutions should assume a bigger role in funding mega infrastructure projects through soft loans and blended and innovative financing, Minister of International Cooperation Rania el-Mashat said Friday.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia to implement three-goal strategy for protecting environment of Arab region

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 10:10 GMT

The council approved a recommendation of choosing Jerusalem as the capital of the Arab environment.

Sisi 'president most keen on confronting climate change' in the world: vice president of Regional Center for Space Science

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 10:02 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is “the most president who pays attention confronting climate change,” said Alaa al-Nahry, vice president of the Regional Center for Space Science and Technology Education, an affiliate of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA).

UN Climate Action Champion: Egypt has great capabilities in renewable energy

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 11:28 GMT

UN's High-Level Climate Action Champion, Nigel Topping, said that Egypt has great capabilities in renewable energy sector, during a TV interview.

Egypt's Environment min. underlines need to consider market mechanisms on climate finance

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 03:34 GMT

The minister made her remarks on Tuesday on the sidelines of the second Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) ministerial conference on environment and climate action, hosted by Egypt.

European official: Egypt pays great attention to climate change

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 11:41 GMT

Vice-President of the European Commission for Climate Change Frans Timmermans lauded on Monday Egypt's remarkable attention to the climate change issue.

Egypt's Environment min. chairs COP 26 preparatory session on climate change

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 12:06 GMT

After the session, the recommendations on mobilizing climate finance were referred to the conference's head in preparation for writing a final report to the conference.

Date of 4th edition of Cairo Water Week announced

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli convened Wednesday with Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty to discuss preparations.

Youth Love Egypt Foundation presents view of sustainable cities in Egypt in 2030

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 - 06:17 GMT

Youth Love Egypt Foundation presented a design at the tenth Sustainable Cities Conference on Tuesday, where climate experts from the Middle East and North Africa answered the question: what is your vision for your city in 2030?

Egypt's Irrigation Minister: Coastal protection projects aimed to confront climate change

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 03:57 GMT

The project is scheduled to be finalized by 2024, he said, noting that about 70 percent of the project has been accomplished.

Egypt’s Sisi calls for int'al action to deal with unilateral acts exacerbating consequences of climate change

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 06:45 GMT

Africa suffers from severe consequences of climate change, especially the consequences that relate to water scarcity, drought, land desertification and the threat to food security, said President Sisi.

Egypt's Irrigation min. says 'Climate change threatening rights of people to water'

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 10:12 GMT

He referred to dangers which face 12-15 percent of Delta lands over rising sea levels.

Egyptian ministers meet with World Bank Group regional director to address climate change policies

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 03:47 GMT

The Minister of International Cooperation: $365 million within the ongoing portfolio of the Ministry of International Cooperation to promote climate action and support the green transition

In Pics: Youth Love Egypt participates in the Climate Justice School training in Nairobi

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 12:59 GMT

The Youth Love Egypt Foundation concluded, Monday its participation in the Climate Justice School training at Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya, which lasted for two weeks.

Egypt, UN Special Adviser on Climate Action discuss proposal of hosting COP 27 Conference in 2022

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 12:20 GMT

The UN Special Adviser said that his visit to Cairo is important in light of the leading role Egypt plays regionally and globally in the issue of climate change.

Egyptian pavilion in Expo 2020 Dubai located in 'Opportunity District'

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 10:09 GMT

The exhibition is taking place on October 1 and March 31, 2022, and consists of three districts.

Egypt to host int'l conference on climate change: Min.

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The minister added that Africa needs $100 billion to counter the climate changes, but it only received $40 billion so far