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Catalyzing Sustainable Development Through the UNDP Egypt Accelerator Lab

“The Future is Calling, we are Answering” sets a great momentum for a glocal network for creativity to pave the way for a better future. “Innovation and resilience are essential to cope with the…  


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.  


The UN in Egypt supports all national efforts to end FGM in Egypt

Egypt continues to deepen its legislation to prevent FGM, with un-precedented measures.  


UNDP and Catalyst Private Equity sign Memorandum of Understanding to promote impact investing in Egypt

Impact investing is coming to Egypt. Companies and investors will be looking into investments made into companies, organizations, and funds to generate a measurable social and environmental impact…  


Launch of the Sustainable Innovation Lab project and the Hackathon for the Cinema Industry and Technology

The project aims to support and develop innovations targeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  


Planning Minister and UN sign protocol supporting Sustainable Development Goals financing strategy

The joint cooperation between the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development and the Joint Sustainable Development Goals Fund aims mainly to provide and determine the cost of achieving Egypt’s…  


Launch of PV Solar System at Tawasul Community School in Istabl Antar

Tawasol School presents a model that integrates the social dimension through its contribution to the sustainability of the school that benefits the area and the local community, and the environmental…  


UK joins Kemama campaign contributing to the socio-economic empowerment of women in Upper Egypt

The campaign supports women in Upper Egypt working for El Nidaa Foundation while curbing the adverse socio-economic impacts of COVID-19.  


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…  


Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation, UNDP and Catalyst Partners team up on “Impact Investing”

an impact measurement towards the SDGs of private sector enterprises and private investments.  

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