Egyptian Foreign Minister

Egypt’s COP27 presidency keen to coordinate with AOSIS to achieve desired results on loss, damage issue: FM

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 10:45 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting with the AOSIS on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York within the framework of communications with all parties and blocs concerned with global climate action, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

FM reviews Egypt’s vision on int’l issues with Blinken, ministers of GCC + Jordan, Iraq, Yemen

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 09:54 GMT

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) with the presence of GCC Secretary-General Nayef Al-Hajraf, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said.

Arab communications group 'fully ready' to mediate between Russia, Ukraine: Egypt’s FM

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:58 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting for the group in New York in the presence of Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Thursday.

Egypt: UNRWA embodies int’l commitment to right of Palestinian refugees to return home

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:29 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made during a ministerial meeting for UNRWA on the sidelines of the 77th UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, attended by ministers and high-level officials, including Secretary-General of the UN António Guterres.

Egypt’s FM calls for ending stalemate in Palestinian-Israeli peace process in meeting with Shtayyeh

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:03 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting with his Palestinian counterpart, Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Thursday on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to discuss the developments of the Palestinian situation.

COP27 to address African concerns on climate, fair transition to green economy: Egypt’s FM

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Shoukry, also president-designate of COP27, made the remarks during the Committee of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change (CAHOSCC) in New York on Wednesday held on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

Munich Group: Resolving Palestinian-Israeli conflict based on two-state solution essential for regional peace

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 09:20 GMT

In a ministerial meeting for Munich Group in New York on Wednesday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the ministers affirmed that the two-state solution on the borders of 4 June 1967 is the only way to fulfill the legitimate aspirations of the Israeli and Palestinian sides.

FM Shoukry urges EU support to Egypt to ease impacts of global food crisis

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 06:30 GMT

Shoukry made the remarks in a meeting on Wednesday with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign and Security Policy Josep Borrell on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

Private sector should back developing states in adopting ecofriendly economic models: Egypt’s FM

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 04:47 GMT

Shoukry made the remarks in an event for the US Chamber on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York held to discuss enhancing the partnership between governments and the private sector in facing climate change.

Egyptian, Portuguese FMs discuss Libya situation, Ukraine crisis impacts on supply chains

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 07:41 GMT

Shoukry and Cravinho discussed developments regarding a number of regional and international issues during a meeting on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Egyptian, Dutch FMs discuss boosting green transformation investments, Ukraine crisis

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 07:02 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed to his Dutch counterpart, Wopke Hoekstra, pumping further investments into the Egyptian market especially in the field of green transformation.

Egypt’s FM reiterates support to Tunisian measures toward stability, development

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 09:34 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has reiterated support to the measures Tunisia has taken to achieve stability and development and fulfill the aspirations of the Tunisian people.

Egypt’s FM discusses COP27 preparations with Danish climate minister

Fri, 26 Aug 2022 - 12:30 GMT

Shoukry, president-designate of COP27, received the Danish minister, during which they discussed issues of mutual interest between the two sides regarding international climate action.

Egypt signs MoU on having Boston Consulting Group as COP27 exclusive consulting partner

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 07:56 GMT

Foreign Minister and COP27 President-Designate Sameh Shoukry welcomed BCG as the Exclusive COP27 Consulting Partner. He indicated that the Egyptian presidency of COP27 is looking forward to BCG’s support in the preparations of COP27. Shoukry noted that BCG has demonstrated longstanding commitment and deep expertise in advancing the climate agenda, and as the Presidency’s Consulting Partner BCG will play an integral role in support of efforts to mobilize the international community for climate action.

Video: Egypt’s FM calls for promoting collective action on climate change in ESCAP speech

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 06:56 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister and President-Designate of the UN Climate Change Conference 2022 (COP27) Sameh Shoukry highlighted the importance of promoting global collective action to put into effect all agreements related to averting the planet's climate crisis.

FM reviews Egypt's vision on COP27 with Bahaman PM

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 09:01 GMT

Shoukry held on Monday a video-conference meeting with Bahamian Prime Minister Philip Davis.

Egypt’s FM announces Omnia El-Omrani as official youth envoy for COP27

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 10:20 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has announced Omnia El-Omrani as the official youth envoy for the 2022 UN Climate Change conference (COP27) scheduled to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh city in November.

Egypt's FM affirms to Kerry need that political will expressed by states be reflected on technical climate talks

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 02:44 GMT

Foreign Minister and President-Designate of COP27 Sameh Shoukry held a meeting Tuesday with US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry.

Climate change talks need not be ‘zero-sum game’ between developed, developing states: Egypt’s FM

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 11:24 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister and President-designate of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) Sameh Shoukry warned that climate change talks need not be a “zero-sum game” between developed and developing countries.

Egypt, UK agree to step up efforts to boost intra-trade, investment

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 10:07 GMT

Egypt and the UK agreed to step up efforts to boost intra-trade and investment.

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