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Ministry of Environment and UNDP signs “Strengthening National Capacities to improve Public Participation in the implementation of the Rio Conventions”

The Ministry of Environment and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed today a new project document entitled "Enhancing National Capacities for Improved Public Participation for…  


Workshop to develop ecotourism strategy for Wadi Rayan and Qaroun protected areas in Fayoum

A workshop was held on 29 July 2018 to discuss the eco-tourism strategy for Wadi Rayan and Qaroun protected areas in Fayoum governorate.  


UNDP Egypt in Cannes 2018 with UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Omar Samra, Omar Nour, UNHCR, and IEFTA

IEFTA presents a work in progress of BEYOND THE RAGING SEA, followed by a panel discussion. A collaboration of DHL, UNHCR, UNDP, and IEFTA, this documentary follows the harrowing ordeal of two…  


Joint United Nations in Egypt Statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) is one of the harmful practices that young women and girls around the world are subjected to. It is a human rights violation affecting at least 200 million…  


The Sustainable Development Goals Index and Measurement in Egypt discussed at UNDP

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) hosted a seminar on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Index and measurement in Egypt.  


Rowing the Atlantic: Adventurer Omar Samra, UNHCR and UNDP Joining Forces for Refugees

Inspirational adventurer, motivational speaker and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador, Omar Samra will set out on a journey to attempt one of the world’s most grueling…  


The Launch of the Regional Young Leadership Programme 3 (YLP3)

UNDP Egypt Country Director: The Launch of the Regional Young Leadership Programme 3 (YLP3)  


Launch of UNDP Youth Leadership Programme 3 (YLP 3): Regional Forum to Accelerate Arab Youth’s Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Development

Building on previous achievements, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Bureau for Arab States’ (RBAS) is organizing the third Regional Forum of the Youth Leadership Programme (YLP…  


Shift Toward Sustainable Business Models in Middle East & North Africa Could Unlock More Than US$600 Billion by 2030

countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) look to capitalise on new opportunities and grow their economies, an accelerated and radical shift toward sustainable business strategies could…  

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