Global Warming

Greater Cairo Library launches workshops to confront climate change in Egypt

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The workshops will be held with the participation of volunteers that include Egyptian university students, experts and those interested in combating the effects of climate change in Egypt.

Egypt’s Green Corner project: Raising awareness on climate change

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 03:13 GMT

Environmental and cultural education have become one of the urgent requirements to increase public awareness in Egypt about environmental issues, especially children and adolescents.

Egypt selected to host UN climate change conference COP27 in 2022 after significant bids to counter problem

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 07:54 GMT

Egypt has officially been selected to host the UN Climate Change Conference in November 2022 (UNFCCC COP 27) after years of significant work on countering climate change.

Environment Min. readies for combating recurring ‘Black Clouds’ phenomenon

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Ministry of Environment prepares to launch measures to confront the recurring annual phenomenon known as “Black Clouds,” resulting from the illegal burning of agricultural leftovers, especially rice straw.

Youth should contribute to resolving climate change: Egypt

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 08:25 GMT

Fouad called on the international community to face climate change impacts, stressing that Africa is the most vulnerable continent to climate change.

Egypt, UK tackle resilience, adaptation at UN climate change summit

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 08:19 GMT

The Egypt-UK coalition, co-chaired by President Sisi, aims to raise funds to implement the resilience and adaptation strategies that address climate change impacts.

Growing 1 billion trees may solve global warming: study

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - 03:54 GMT

"Our results highlight the opportunity of climate change mitigation through global tree restoration but also the urgent need for action,” researchers say.

Climate change could cost US 'hundreds of billions' a year: study

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 - 12:50 GMT

Climate change is already hurting the global economy and will cost the US hundreds of billions of dollars annually.

Find out how Abu Quir used social capital to reduce flood effects

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 10:47 GMT

Currently the government is working, and has been working over the past four years, on strengthening drainage systems and the general infrastructure in Abu Quir.

How global warming affects your health

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Global warming is not just a futuristic threat; it is also a present day struggle.

Shagara: A harbinger of Egyptian green schools

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 01:22 GMT

Turning theory and hopes into reality, Egypt’s first green school has taken the initiative of rooftop farming to a whole new level.

Citizens must "flood the courts" in fight for climate justice

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 - 04:40 GMT

Global warming, and recent disasters caused by extreme weather should motivate individuals to seek "climate justice", said U.S. economist Jeffrey Sachs.

Climate change means more rain but less water in rural rivers: study

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 - 04:44 GMT

Soaring temperatures driven by climate change are whipping up ever-more intense storms inundating cities with flash floods.

5 tips to stop wasting water

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - 10:37 GMT

With serious global climate change and all it has led to, preserving water has become more and more important. Here are 5 tips to help you save water.

Fighting climate change can boost jobs, cut inequality

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 03:10 GMT

U.S. cities can create jobs and cut social inequality as they reduce global warming but must act quickly since the nation took a "wrong turn" on climate change.

Protests, policy rows, volatile leaders — welcome to the Hamburg G20 summit

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 - 06:25 GMT

Trump and Putin will be meeting face-to-face for the first time, an encounter which will be intensely scrutinized and could overshadow the entire summit.

Trump promises climate decision next week after G7 stalemate

Sun, 28 May 2017 - 01:11 GMT

President Donald Trump said Saturday he would decide next week whether the United States would abide by the 2015 Paris agreement.

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