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Fri, 25 Nov 2022 10:18:30 GMT
COP27 - How African Youth Contributed to Climate Change Deal in Egypt
[Premium Times] The COP27 assembled more than 46,000 delegations from nearly 200 countries in Egypt for two weeks to drive forward sustainable actions to fight climate change.

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 10:42:04 GMT
Africa's farmers ignored at COP27 climate talks
[AFSA] As the dust settles in Sharm El-Sheikh, Africa has little reason to rejoice. Africa and the Global South can take some hope from the small gains made at COP27. At the last minute, negotiators agreed to provide "loss and damage" funding for vul...

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 07:51:59 GMT
Egypt's Multiple Gains, Contributions At COP27
[Egypt Online] Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad said in a statement on Wednesday 23/11/2022 Egypt has gained significantly on the national, regional, and international levels by its hosting, on behalf of Africa, the 27th UN Climate Change Confer...

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 08:41:50 GMT
Egypt Inks Projects Worth $15b At COP27 - Environment Min.
[Egypt Online] Egypt has signed agreements to carry out projects at a value of around $15 billion at the recent United Nations climate conference (COP27), said Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad.

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 07:13:04 GMT
COP27 - Inside Climate Deal Reached in Egypt
[Premium Times] The Sharm el-Sheikh Implementation Plan (SHIP) saw Parties recommit to keeping the 1.5°C target for global temperature rise intact.

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Sat, 03 Dec 2022 17:58:41 +0000
Who Let the Underdogs Out? Arab and African Teams in the 2022 World Cup
  A riveting group stage has come to an end in Qatar, and the 2022 FIFA World Cup is already proving to be one of the most unpredictable editions of the tournament yet. Across the world, support is soaring for teams that would normally be consid...

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 16:36:38 +0000
Two Sisters, One Mind: Turning Helwan Into a Green City
Howeyda Ezzat and Heba Ezzat are like the two sisters from Disney’s ‘Frozen’. They are two sisters with one mind, one powerful in the political scene, the other is powerful among the people. Together they teamed up to protect the environment an...

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 11:17:45 +0000
Egypt to Develop 21 Desalination Plants in First Phase of Multibillion-Dollar Green Programme
Egypt has announced its intention to build 21 desalination plants in the first step of a larger renewable energy project, said Chief Executive Officer of Egypt’s Sovereign Fund, Ayman Soliman. This initial phase has been allocated USD 3 billion in ...

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 16:51:20 +0000
On Squash and Mental Health: Exclusive Interview With World Champion Nouran Gohar
For several years, Egyptian athletes have been dominating the international squash scene. Despite originating in England in the 19th century, the fast-moving racket sport quickly gained popularity in Egypt. Some credit this to the late Egyptian presi...

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 09:56:26 +0000
Festivals Associated with the Journey of the Holy Family Now UNESCO Heritage
As of 30 November, all festivals associated with the Holy Family’s journey from Bethlehem to Egypt are now part of UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. This marks the seventh intangible cultural heritage Egypt enlists. There are two...