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For every dollar pledged to tackle climate crisis for world’s poor, four dollars are spent on fossil fuel subsidies that keep the climate crisis alive according to new UNDP research

UN Development Programmes’s new Don’t Choose Extinction campaign to raise awareness of the detrimental effects of fossil fuel subsidies on people and planet - headlined by global celebrities  


Innovative solutions to improve livelihoods in host communities of Syrian refugees in Egypt

This project aims to address the urgent needs of host communities through partnering with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and NGOs in Alexandria, Giza, and Qalyubia ―three governorates with the…  


UNDP Egypt Annual Report 2020

This report highlights some of our results and presents UNDP’s experience using its integrated, transparent, and innovative role.  


HELLO, SUNSHINE: Imagining a World with Renewable Energy

Now imagine life on Earth powered 100% by renewable energy resources, such as solar energy.  


Launch of E-Tadweer for e-waste management

The E-Tadweer initiative is the first national initiative for the safe disposal of e-waste within the framework of the Urban Green Initiative.  


UNDP calls for temporary basic income to help world’s poorest women cope with effects of COVID-19 pandemic

A temporary basic income (TBI) given specifically to hundreds of millions of women in the world’s developing countries could prevent rising poverty and widening gender inequalities during the COVID-19…  


The Ministry of Social Solidarity, the European Union and UNDP Sign a €6 Million Project Agreement to support Egypt’s social protection strategies to defeat socio-economic impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

The new partnership aims to work on two interlinked tiers of the COVID-19 pandemic’s response to reduce the implications on the vulnerable groups.  


The Ministry of Social Solidarity Commends Partnership with UNDP and UK for Amount of £1.8 million to Support Social Protection Advocacy

The partnership aims to support the most vulnerable families, improve their livelihoods and enhance accessibility of vulnerable groups to improved social care and welfare services.  


Opening of Central Medical Waste Treatment Plant in Gharbia Governorate

Minister of Environment, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, and UNDP Deputy Resident Representative, Mr. Sylvain Merlen, solid waste management plant opening.  


Egypt launches its first campaign to promote its protected areas and ecotourism

ECO EGYPT campaign as its first campaign that promotes the hidden gems in Egypt; protected areas and destinations.  

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