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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…  


UNDP, The Big Heart Foundation and the Egyptian Network for Integrated Development inaugurate health center in Luxor and visit project activities in Qena

A delegation from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), The Big Heart Foundation and the Egyptian Network for Integrated Development (ENID/Al Nidaa Project) inaugurated a health center in…  


The United Nations Development Programme, the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs sign new environment projects worth EGP 71 million

On 23 January 2018, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) announced thesignature of two new…  

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