Green Economy

Egypt, Netherlands talk boosting environmental cooperation ahead of COP27

Sat, 04 Jun 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad met Friday with her Dutch counterpart Vivianne Heijnen to discuss mechanisms of joint cooperation in the issues of climate and biodiversity, on the sidelines of the Stockholm +50 Conference.

‘U.S remains Egypt’s reliable and long-term partner’: Chargé D’Affaires in Cairo

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 11:43 GMT

Chargé D’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo Nicole Shampaine stated Sunday that the United States had invested $80 billion in Egypt over the years

Egypt’s Finance Minister calls on developed countries to help alleviate debt burden for developing states

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 10:55 GMT

The minister presented some features of Egypt’s policies to face global economic crisis.

How will Egypt achieve sustainable, low-emmision economic growth?

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 04:38 GMT

To achieve sustainable and low-emission economic growth, the first main goal of Egypt’s National Strategy for Climate Change 2050, the government put a four-pillar plan to enhance its economic growth with green projects.

Egypt launches National Strategy for Climate Change 2050

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 11:51 GMT

The government has allocated a financial package to set a number of projects such as energy, transportation, agriculture, water, irrigation and carbon reduction in the petroleum sector at a cost of about $211 billion for mitigation and $113 billion for adaptation to programs until 2050.

Egypt, Total Energies sign MoU to produce 300K tons of green ammonia in Sokhna region

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 10:31 GMT

Green ammonia is a 100-percent renewable and carbon-free ammonia that is produced by green hydrogen, which is obtained by “using hydrogen from water electrolysis and nitrogen separated from the air.”

Egypt, World Bank discuss priorities on framework of strategic partnership 2023/27

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 02:54 GMT

The size of the current funding portfolio between Egypt and the World Bank is $5.5 billion directed towards 15 projects.

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.

Gov’t presents efforts to integrate differently-abled people to parliament

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 02:34 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Education and Technical Education presented Tuesday at the parliament the efforts made and the future vision to integrate differently-abled people into pre-university education.

Governmental report highlights Egypt’s efforts to incorporate green economy into western desert

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 12:28 GMT

Egypt has made many efforts to incorporate the green economy into a number of fields, the most important of which are: energy, transport and industry, said a governmental report.

UNIDO highlights lessons from COVID-19, makes speculations about post-pandemic manufacturing sector

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 02:37 GMT

The report describes resilience factors, types of responses, and trends of the future.

Egypt to announce stimulus package to support transition to green economy next March

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 04:32 GMT

Kojak added, during his speech at the Seventh CEO Conference 2021, that this integrated strategy is currently in the study phase, noting that the implementation process will start from the next fiscal year.

Finance min.: Presidential directives to expand green economy projects

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 03:23 GMT

Presidential directives also called for reducing air pollution rates and improving quality of air by decreasing harmful carbon emissions and rationalizing consumption of fuel, along with upping growth rates, creating new job opportunities and boosting the macroeconomics structure.

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 acting to transform to green economy, says minister

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 03:09 GMT

An ambitious plan has been outlined to implement 691 environment-friendly projects in the fields of energy, renewable energy, water and transport, Rania el Mashaat said.

Green economy, private sector major themes of EBRD's President visit to Egypt

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 03:06 GMT

Basso tweeted that One of her first actual, as opposed to virtual, visits to an EBRD country as President is to Egypt

Egypt works with EBRD to catalyze its transition towards green economy

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 02:11 GMT

Al-Mashat, stated that the new 2021-2025 strategy adopted by the EBRD is in line with the Government of Egypt’s priorities and the national development agenda.

EU-Africa Green Talk tackles water sustainability, clean oceans

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:03 GMT

The webinar tackled the effects of climate change on water resources and the green transition.

In meeting with British investors, minister displays Egypt’s plans to achieve transformation towards a green economy

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 03:35 GMT

Egypt is going forward with achieving wide-scale structural reforms after the success of the national program for economic reform, Hala El-Said says.

Egypt puts people at heart of green economy transition: Mashat

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 08:25 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Rania el Mashat said she has put all her support behind the push for cooperation around a green and circular economy.

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