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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.  


The Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation and UNDP conclude the Integrated Management for Coastal Resources training program

The Integrated Management for Coastal Resources training program for Governmental personnel at Northern Egyptian governorates  


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.  


"The Generation Unlimited" GenU-Youth Challenge 2020" Closing Ceremony

The global initiative (GenU) calls on young innovators to design solutions to improve education, employment and civic engagement.  


Government of Japan and UNDP commit to addressing Socio-Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Egypt through human security approach

UNDP and the Government of Japan are expanding their strategic partnership to support Egypt’s inclusive and multi-sectoral crisis management and responses and to address the socio-economic impact of…  


Canada and UNDP sign an agreement to support Egypt’s efforts to fight COVID-19

To respond to the crisis and the impacts of the pandemic, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Canada signed an agreement worth CAD 500,000 (approx. USD 360,000) to…  


Governments must lead fight against coronavirus misinformation & disinformation

Proliferation of dangerous disinformation and misinformation threaten national pandemic responses, putting even more lives and livelihoods at risk.  


Support women in Upper Egypt produce medical masks

Women in Upper Egypt are working to fight the virus, the current production of masks in Qena is less than 4,000 masks per day.  


Preparatory steps of Egypt’s 2020 Human Development Report

Preparing the Human Development Report in Egypt 2020; which comes under the title "Development is a Right for All: Egypt is the Path and March"  


COVID-19: Human development on course to decline this year for the first time since 1990

Concerted action with a focus on equity could still limit the impacts of this unprecedented crisis: closing the digital divide would reduce by more than two-thirds the number of children currently not…  

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