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The Foreign Ministry said Egypt is proud of its Mediterranean identity and belonging to the countries on both sides of the Mediterranean. The regional cooperation is important to confront common challenges, including climate change, illegal immigration, extremism, the statement said.
Sharm El-Sheikh to host UN climate summit COP27 in 2022
Fouad represented Egypt in United Nations Food Systems Summit, following COP26
Greece was one of the countries that suffered the most, as wildfires this summer decimated over 100,000 hectares of forests and farmland.
He praised young people for their efforts to protect the environment, encouraging them to “be the critical conscience of society.”
Nominating Egypt to host the COP27 comes as an appreciation to its environmental efforts: UN expert
German Minister invites Fouad to participate in climate dialogue in Germany
That is right, extinction. And it is not going to be a quick one, like how dinosaurs got extinct. There has been mounting evidence that climate-driven crises are occurring at greater frequency and with greater intensity than ever before. Today, weather-related disasters occur nearly five times as often as 40 years ago. The number of people around the world requiring lifesaving humanitarian assistance reached an unprecedented 238 million in 2020.
Event aims to promote green and climate-resilient solutions in agriculture to respond to environmental crises
Fouad meets COP26 President to discuss financing mechanisms for climate action
This agreement, also known as the Paris Agreement, is essentially a plan for the future to avert a climate catastrophe that threatens humanity. It acknowledges that if the Earth’s temperature rose by 1.5°C compared to the pre-industrial temperature, many of the changes that occurred to the planet would become permanent and irreversible. And this agreement, like any plan, must be adhered to for it to succeed, which is why this year’s conference was so important.
Fouad to hold several bilateral meetings with environment ministers participating in the conference
Egypt attaches great importance to visual identity project of Sharm El-Sheikh
24 awareness and training activities were carried out on reuse, recycling and rooftop cultivation
AIIB began operations in Beijing in 2016 and has grown to 104 approved members. It is capitalized at $100bn and rated Triple-A by credit rating agencies
Ambitious strategy is believed to enable Egypt to manage climate change on different levels
Planet Earth is lacking large mammals, only African reserves manifest biomass of herbivores corresponding to plant production
Egyptian President holds bilateral side meetings during COP26
Egyptian President will focus on issues of concern to developing countries in general, African countries in particular
Fouad stressed importance of the forum in consolidating Egyptian-Greek relationship
“Moving in the global ecological civilization, where men would have a very positive relationship with nature, is very poetic. It’s the way the Chinese are moving. I respect that very much and it’s also very much appealing,” said Patrick Nijs, a former Belgian ambassador to China who has now settled in Kunming.
Experts in many countries have hailed Chinese wisdom in environmental governance, including striking a balance between protecting biodiversity and developing the economy.
How to protect wild animals while building railways? From the Qinghai-Xizang Railway to the Mombasa-Nairobi Railway in Africa, Chinese builders have opened “green passage” for all types of wildlife to reduce the impact on the environment.
Chinese President Xi Jinping called for efforts to build a community of all life on Earth at COP15 UN meeting to enhance global biodiversity protection. He called on countries to join hands and start a new journey of high-quality development for humanity for the sake of their common future. Find out what attendees to COP15 …
“Protecting biodiversity helps protect Earth, our common homeland, and contributes to humanity’s sustainable development,” Xi said when addressing the leaders’ summit of the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) via video link. The meeting is being held in southwest China’s Kunming.
As species worldwide continue to become extinct at an alarming rate, biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation pose a major risk to human survival and development. It is high time for the international community to join hands to protect their common future. As was underscored by the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday, “Our two-century-long …
The leaders, in their speeches via video, pledged to make bold efforts at a time when the world is facing a worsening crisis of biodiversity loss.
Al-Omari praises Egyptian Ministry of Environment’s efforts locally, internationally
This philosophy demonstrates “the mainstream of biodiversity across sectors, across departments, which is also critical for all countries to achieve the global biodiversity goals,” she said.
The 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP15) to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity kicks off Monday in China’s southwestern city Kunming, and expectations are high for a blueprint on preserving global biodiversity in the coming years. Themed “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth,” COP15 is the …