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Symbolic walk at the foot of the pyramids calls for the inclusion of persons with disabilities and ensuring their participation without barriers using assistive technologies

With the ancient pyramids of Giza as their witness, around fifty Egyptian differently abled athletes completed today the Egypt Walk for the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities (PwD) to highlight…  


Human Development Report 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is the latest crisis facing the world, but unless humans release their grip on nature, it won’t be the last, according to a new report by the United Nations Development Programme…  


Broken societies put people and planet on collision course, says UNDP

The 30th anniversary edition of the Human Development Report introduces an experimental new lens to its annual Human Development Index.  


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.  


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…  

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