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World Environment Day 2021: Supporting the UN’s “ACT NOW” campaign to raise awareness and trigger individual climate action in Egypt.

ActNow is the United Nations’ global call to individual action on climate change. The campaign is a critical part of the UN’s coordinated effort to raise awareness, ambition, and action for climate…  



UNDP joins Telecom Egypt’s ‘1 Million Free Consultations’ for Egyptians in cooperation with Altibbi

Digital technology is enabling rapid responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and widening people’s access to digital solutions.  


Launching the Assistive Technology Incubation Programme to Support, Empower and Integrate Persons with Disabilities into Society

The Assistive Technology Incubation Programme was launched through a call for submissions, opening the door for registrations and calling on Egyptian companies to submit their prototypes of proposed…  


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…  

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