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Launch of Ras Mohamed Visitor Center; World-class Services Ready to Receive the National Park’s Visitors

H.E. Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment, H.E. Dr. Rania AlMashat, Minister of Tourism, H.E. Major General Khaled Fouda, South Sinai Governor, Ms. Randa Aboul-Hosn, UNDP Country Director in…  


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…  


Farmers access to new sources of energy in Egypt

Hamada Hassan, a farmer in Fayoum governorate in Upper Egypt. Like many farmers in Upper Egypt, they still use outdated agricultural practices and rely on expensive sources of energy which hinder…  


Save energy…Save money

If you know there is a solution to save energy and save money, would you do it? The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is addressing the energy sector challenges to support the development…  


Cleaner is Better

The “black cloud” is the vernacular term that Egyptians have coined to refer to a recurring problem of air pollution. One significant contributor to air pollution in Egypt is the charcoal industry.  


Cleaner is Better

The “black cloud” is the vernacular term that Egyptians have coined to refer to a recurring problem of air pollution. One significant contributor to air pollution in Egypt is the charcoal industry.  


The Value of Cultural Heritage

Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Dahshour area hosts majestic Pyramids that have stood high in sharp contrast against the clear blue Dahshour skies from times immemorial.  


Egyptian Women Find a Creative Solution to the Challenging Energy Problem

Finding cost-effective, renewable and sustainable alternative energy sources, beside the main available resources in Egypt; oil, natural gas and hydropower― has always been deemed as a failure and…  


Preserving Egypt's protected areas starts with you

At 7:30 am on Saturday morning, people started to gather at three different locations in Cairo, determined to do one thing: take action and preserve Wadi Degla protected area.  


$15 million worth of new environmental projects in Egypt

The Ministry of Environment in coordination with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the technical support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has succeeded in obtaining a new package…  

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