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On the occasion of World Environment Day (WED), Daily New Egypt examines the status of environmental rights in Egypt, the main environmental challenges, and the government’s strategies regarding the environment.
Tourism will be harmed by illegal fishing environmental NGO says
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development proposes a $40m loan for Kuwait Energy to drill for oil
Darb1718 offers workshops on composting and raises awareness on environmental issues.
Egyptian NGO protects the resources of and around the Red Sea
Egypt seeks international assistance in developing environmentally-friendly policies
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Egypt’s Hotels Chamber recently received a €1.8m grant from the European Union as part of the latter’s pledge to fund its Environmental Management Systems and Sustainable Tourism Program for hotel facilities and resorts in the Mediterranean Sea basin. Hala Khatib, general secretary of the Hotels Chamber, said the grant will be used to train workers …
The 3Alganoob programme is slated to start in April 2013 and will involve a conference, a workshop and other activities.
Shagara is a creative attempt to improve our quality of life, combat pollution and save cities along the way
The coming period will witness an increase in the economic and investment cooperation between India and Egypt, says minister of investment
Abdo Gobeer’s commitment to his ecolodge helps create a place of peaceful serenity
By Mostafa Salah The Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) concluded an agreement with a number of investors from Turkey and Sweden to establish garbage recycling factories in Alexandria. The project costs are an estimated $50 million. Member of FJP’s Supreme Council Saber Abou El-Fotouh said that prominent businessman Hassan Malek reached the agreement with the …
By Mohamed Fawzy Specialists have confirmed the current timing proposing a technical report on the Electronics Waste Management Administrationis appropriate, saying that the proposal should be included in a comprehensive plan addressing all issues related to electronics recycling. Sources estimated that 500 thousand computers and accessories including calculators, printers and scanners, need to be recycled …
Piles of straw, buckets of water, pitchforks of manure and more where stacked on top of each other to build a large compost heap. Galabeya’s and Uggs intermingled without prejudice in this Composting Workshop hosted by Nawaya – sowing the seed of true sustainability.