Creating sustainable cities and communities goes hand in hand with the green reform that encompasses developing transportation, upgrading informal housing, and ensuring inclusivity in Egypt.
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The Ministry of International Cooperation, with the World Bank, secured $440 million allocated for the Ministry of Transportation to develop the Egyptian National Railways (ENR) within the “Railway Improvement and Safety for Egypt” (RISE) project.
Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation and UNDP explore joint efforts to promote SDG Impact Investing, covering the ESG principles and the alignment of investor capital with the SDGs.
The Ministry presented in front of the Planning and Budgeting Committee, comprehensive data on development finances during 2019/2021.
The development program includes transportation, infrastructure, higher education and scientific research, agricultural development, community development, irrigation and water resources.
Development financing agreement worth EUR 1.128 billion will support the rehabilitation of Abu Qir metro, Raml tram in Alexandria, and metro line 2 in Cairo In 2020, the Ministry secured $1.794 billion in development financing to support sustainable transportation
Minister of International Cooperation, H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat, announced during the launch of the 2020 Annual Report that the Ministry succeeded in securing development financing worth $754.4 million to support Bedouin communities in Sinai and build resilient, safe and culturally inspiring living conditions.
Ministry of International Cooperation 2020 Annual Report |The Power of ‘Small’: Through COVID-19 & Beyond
There are currently 34 projects in innovation, digitalization and entrepreneurship contributing to 13 SDGs with a total development financing of $1.014 billion; 4% of Egypt’s ODA portfolio
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, visited the inauguration of European Union-funded conservation project of Shali village in Siwa Oasis in the governorate of Matrouh.
• Minister of International Cooperation, H.E. Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, held a meeting with a high-level Ukrainian delegation to chart new path for cooperation • Eighth session of the Egyptian-Ukrainian Joint Committee for Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation will be held in Cairo during the first quarter of 2021 • Egypt remains the largest trading partner of Ukraine in Africa and the Middle East.
The Egyptian-Iraqi joint committee aims to deepen bilateral ties and enhance economic diplomacy among Arab countries. The joint committee will also encourage investments between the countries, particularly in industry, agriculture, energy, tourism and construction
Yesterday on Wednesday, located in Iraq’s capital city Baghdad, a meeting of experts from the joint Egyptian-Iraqi High Committee was heled and chaired by Mr. Tariq Al Shaarawi, Adviser to the Minister of International Cooperation and Supervisor of the Arab and African Cooperation Sector, with Mr. Walid Habib Al Helou, Undersecretary of the Iraqi Ministry of Trade.
Minister Dr. Rania Al Mashat states that Egypt’s mega infrastructure projects and issuance of the first green bonds in the region “contributing to a new chapter in Egypt’s economic progress” There are currently more than 1,000 companies and nearly two million Egyptian workers working on national mega projects
Minister Rania Al Mashat notes that the post-Covid-19 recovery will be infrastructure-led to achieve long-term transformation She refers to the third pillar of economic diplomacy; Global Partnerships Narrative to showcase success stories to be replicated in other countries Minister Rania Al Mashat emphasizes on the role of the private sector in Egypt to mitigate the impact of the crisis
Ministry of International Cooperation announces setup of a new committee to coordinate all stakeholders on the development of Kitchener Drain Depollution Project Meeting discussed finalization of a loan provided by the European Investment Bank worth € 213.9 million for wastewater treatment and collection, in addition to the grant provided by the European Union worth 25 million euros for rehabilitation of sanitation systems Agreement to form a joint implementation plan between all stakeholders with Ministry of International Cooperation as the main coordinator of the project
Minister Dr. Rania Al-Mashat states that cooperation between Egypt and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is worth 1.1 billion dollars, with 14 projects that have helped benefit more than 7 million rural residents Minister Dr. Rania Al Mashat, , IFAD Regional Director outline future areas of cooperation to promote climate resilient and sustainable agriculture
Hosted by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and EBRD, organized by International Project Finance Association (IPFA) and in collaboration with the World Bank, International Finance Cooperation and the European Investment Bank, Minister of International Cooperation, H.E. Dr. Rania Al Mashat, participates in the “Building A Better Future” panel
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, held a meeting with Ambassador of France to Egypt, Stefan Romettier, and Mr. Fabio Grazi, Director of the Office of the French Development Agency, and Mr. Michel Olenberg, and Director of Business France Agency
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, underscored the strength of the Indo-African relations
During UN General Assembly Week, Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, visited a Sun Drying Tomato Unit project in Baghdadi village in Luxor
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, visits today a number of development programmes in partnership with USAID and WFP supporting farmers, women and youth in Luxor.
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, paid a visit to Sinai on Sunday to monitor the progress of developmental projects being implemented and are funded by the Saudi Fund for Development and the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development as part of the Sinai Peninsula Development Program
“Multilateralism, aligned with the sustainable development goals is key in advancing a more resilient economy.
EGP 111m will be invested in five governorates under phase two EGP 113m are being invested in six governorates under phase one
The Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al-Mashat announced that Egypt won two of the 2020 Sustainability Awards granted by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for its outstanding efforts in the ”Sustainable Energy” and “Gender and Inclusion” categories among 11 other countries worldwide.