Cleanup Wadi Degla Protected Area with UNDP, Al Masry Al Youm Newspaper, Omar Samra and Wild Guanabana

 Volunteers joining the cleanup campaign at Wadi Degla protectorate. UNDP/Fatma Elzahraa Yassin

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with Al Masry Al Youm Newspaper, Omar Samra, first Egyptian to climb mountain Everest, adventurer and entrepreneur, and Wild Guanabana are proud to launch a campaign that aims to raise environmental awareness, collective responsibility towards protection of natural environment, promotion of eco-tourism and exploration of Egypt’s beautiful natural resources.

The campaign "Discover Egypt" starts with a cleanup in Wadi Degla protectorate this Friday 18th of December led by Omar Samra along with public figures, artists, Egyptian entrepreneurs and volunteers.

UNDP joins the campaign as part of its support to the Egyptian protected areas and the promotion of sustainable development that links environment conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.

What: Clean-up Wadi Degla protected area

When: Friday 18 December 2015, 9:30-15:00

Where: Wadi Degla protected area (Near Maadi)


  • The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • Al Masry Al Youm
  • Egyptian Adventurer Omar Samra
  • Wild Guanabana Company         

Event details available on Facebook Event:    (Open for Public)

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Please contact: Fatma Elzahraa Yassin,

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