Egypt

News Centre

Media Enquiries

Latest press releases


African Youth in Aswan

The African Youth Innovation Camp from 21 to 25 June was held in Aswan as the city has been declared the 2019 Capital for African Youth by H.E Abdelfattah Elsisi, President of the Arab Republic of…  


The 2019 Africa Regional Ministerial Conference on Green Economy set to scale up the impact of successful evidence-based green economy solutions in the region

The 2019 Africa Regional Ministerial Conference on Green Economy, which opens today at Dusit Thani Lakeview Hotel during 17-19 June 2019 in Cairo, Egypt, is the result of the success of the annual,…  


"African Cities: Engines for Sustainable Development" Concludes with a Declaration to Enhance Cooperation Among African Cities and Achieve Inclusive Development that Meets the Aspirations of the People

The Ministry of Local Development, in cooperation with the United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), the European Union, and a number of international development organizations, including…  


CCCPA, the Government of Switzerland and UNDP Launch New Cooperation

The Cairo International Center for Conflict Resolution, Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding (CCCPA), hosted the signing ceremony of the cooperation agreement with the Government of Switzerland and the…  


Ministry of Trade and Industry Launches the Programme ‘Employment for Youth in Egypt (EYE): Providing a Reason to Stay’ jointly with ILO, UNIDO and UNDP

In an official ceremony today, H.E Eng. Amr Nassar, Minister of Trade and Industry. witnessed the signature of “Employment for Youth in Egypt (EYE): Providing a Reason to Stay project”, which is being…  


Ministry of Planning, Follow-up and Administrative Reform and UNDP organize a workshop on International Futures

The ministry of planning, follow-up and administrative reform and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a 5-day workshop on International Futures from 17 to 24 April 2019. Mr. David…  


CCCPA, the Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme Launch a New Phase of Cooperation

The Cairo International Center for Conflict Resolution, Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding (CCCPA), hosted the signing ceremony of a new phase of cooperation with the Government of Japan and the United…  


2019 Human Development Report to focus on inequality

The report, to be released in the last quarter of the year, will provide a comprehensive picture of the many forms of inequality that are shaping the 21st Century.  


In Brussels, donors pledge US$7 billion for Syrians and countries in the region

Brussels - Delegates to a conference co-hosted by the European Union and United Nations in Brussels pledged some US$ 7 billion to efforts to reach 21.2 million affected people inside Syria and in…  


United Nations calls for sustained support to Syrians and the region ahead of Brussels conference

On the eve of the foreign ministers’ meeting at the third Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region, three UN Principals today warned that the Syria crisis is not yet over…  

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Egypt 
Go to UNDP Global