UN emphasizes its commitment to support women’s empowerment in Egypt
Apr 2, 2017
The month of March was an important month for women in Egypt. The commemoration of the Day of the Egyptian Women, the International Women’s Day, and the 61st global Session of the Commission on the Status of Women culminated in H.E. President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s pronunciation of 2017 as the “Year of Egyptian women”.
- Prime Minister Sherif Ismail meeting with UN Resident Coordinator & UNDP Representative Richard Dictus Mar 16, 2017
Roundtable discussion on training, mentoring and employment of persons with disabilities
Dec 21, 2016
On the occasion of the International Day for the Persons with Disabilities, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Egypt ICT Trust Fund (Partnership between the Egypt ICT-Trust Fund and UNDP) held a roundtable discussion under the umbrella of the “Jobs and Skills for Persons with Disabilities with a Focus on ICT-Based Solutions”.
The United Nations Development Programme and the Industrial Modernization Centre signs a new project to promote renewable energy
Dec 6, 2016
UNDP and IMC signed today a new project worth 3.5 million dollars, funded the Global Environmental Fund, to promote clean and renewable energy under the title “Grid-Connected Small Scale Photovoltaic Systems”.
UNV, Ministry of Youth and Sports, UNDP, and Microsoft Egypt celebrates International Volunteer Day 2016
Dec 5, 2016
The Egyptian Ministry of Youth and Sports in partnership with the United Nations Volunteers (UNV), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and Microsoft Egypt celebrated the International Volunteer Day on December 5th, 2016 at the Olympic Center in Cairo.
UNDP and the Ministry of International Cooperation expand their cooperation to promote integrated development in Upper Egypt
Nov 15, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of International Cooperation (MoIC) signed today a five-year extension of the Egypt Network for Integrated Development (ENID) project which promotes sustainable development and generates thousands of jobs for people in Upper Egypt.
The inauguration of “Non-motorized Transport Promotion” project (tracks and bikes) at Shabin Al Koum
Oct 29, 2016
Under the auspices of Minister of Environment Dr. Khaled Fahmy, and governor of Monofeya Dr. Hesham Abdel Baset, “Non–motorized Transport Promotion” project has been inaugurated on Saturday October 29th at Shabin Al Koum.
The European Union, Ministry of International Cooperation, and UNDP, inaugurate the Artificial Limbs Center on the North-West Coast
Oct 21, 2016
The Egyptian Ministry of International Cooperation, the European Union (EU) Delegation to Egypt, and UNDP inaugurated today the Artificial Limbs Center in Marsa Matrouh on the North-West Coast, the first of its kind in this area.
NCW and the United Nations launch “Taa Marbouta” campaign to promote women’s social, economic and political empowerment
Oct 4, 2016
The National Council for Women (NCW) and the United Nations launched the “Taa Marbouta” campaign on Sunday October 2nd in a celebration held at the Cairo Opera House. The campaign aims to promote women’s social, political and economic empowerment in Egypt.
Assistant Foreign Minister visits UNDP Premises: Egypt and UNDP working together for Egypt Vision 2030
Aug 11, 2016
Egypt Vision 2030 constitutes the basis for development partnership between Egypt and its United Nations partner. Egypt’s relations with UNDP has been developing positively for decades.