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Ministry of Environment and UNDP Sign Two New Projects to Foster Environment Conservation Efforts in Egypt in Presence of the Egyptian Prime Minister

In a sign of the exerted efforts in the area of environment, the Ministry of Environment and the United Nations Development Programme signed the two projects in the presence of H.E. the Egyptian Prime…  


UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Regional Director for Arab States, Mourad Wahba and Egypt’s Prime Minister meet in Cairo

UN Assistant Secretary-General, UNDP Assistant Administrator and UNDP Regional Director for the Arab States, Mourad Wahba met today with H.E. Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly in Cairo in…  


Message from UNDP Administrator International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

In the 25 years since the first International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, human development has lifted hundreds of millions of people out of poverty, and has increased economic and social…  


The Ministry of Water and Irrigation and UNDP sign a 31million project “Enhancing Climate Change Adaptation on the North Coast and the Nile Delta”

The project, worth USD 31 million, is funded by the Green Climate Fund (GCF) to implement the coastal protection measures in five governorates of the North Delta.  


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…  


Statement by the Secretary-General on the passing of former Secretary-General Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan was a guiding force for good. It is with profound sadness that I learned of his passing. In many ways, Kofi Annan was the United Nations.  


Ministry of Planning and the United Nations Development Programme launch the “Mainstreaming, Acceleration and Policy Support” Engagements in Egypt

Ministry of Planning and the United Nations Development Programme launch the “Mainstreaming, Acceleration and Policy Support” Engagements in Egypt  


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…  


The Opening Ceremony of Wadi Degla & the Petrified Forest

The Ministry of Environment, together with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Global Environment Facility (GEF), and the Financial Sustainability of Protected Areas Project have been…  


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…  

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