Through multilateral and bilateral cooperation with all development partners, Egypt is working towards sustainable development and a future that is based on multilateralism and global cooperation.
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The Ministry of International Cooperation signed an agreement with the African Development Bank (AfDB), worth €109 million to strengthen sanitation services in the Luxor Governorate.
Minister of International Cooperation, H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat met with the Swiss Ambassador to Egypt Paul Garnier to discuss bilateral economic relations & cooperation areas for 2021/2024.
The Ministry launches a global digital campaign aiming to demonstrate the value of public-private partnership.
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.
H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat held a preparatory meeting with the Jordanian Ministers of Trade, Industry and Energy & the technical delegation to agree on the proposed documents to be signed during the committee meeting.
H.E. Dr. Rania Al-Mashat said, “the agreement supports the country's efforts to shift towards a green economy with clean energy and combat climate change.”
H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat met with the newly appointed UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt, Ms. Elena Panova, to discuss the next phase of continued & strengthened cooperation.
H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat, congratulated Heike Harmgart, Managing Director for the SEMED Region at EBRD, for being recognized as one of the Middle East’s Power Businesswomen by Forbes Middle East.
In 2020, the Ministry secured $9.8 billion in development financing from multilateral and bilateral cooperation.
H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat met with H.E. the Ambassador of Belgium François Cornet D’Elzius, to discuss bilateral cooperation in alignment with the 2030 UN SDGs.
H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat met the Ambassador of France Stéphane Romatet regarding the multi-sectoral development agreements made during President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and Al-Mashat’s visit to France.
As part of the Future Investment Initiative (FII) 4th Edition Program Multi-hub Conference, H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat participated in the Gender Equality Conclave in Partnership with the Goal 17 Partners.
H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat spoke about the Government of Egypt’s approach to embed gender equality in the new world of work through inclusivity and diversity.
During the World Economic Forum's 2021 Davos Agenda, the Regional Action Group for MENA met to discuss the policies, practices & partnerships needed to implement stakeholder capitalism.
“Strengthening investment through multilateral cooperation is key in the global economy,” says Minister of International Cooperation H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat
The FDI Intelligence platform in the Financial Times published an article by H.E Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat, Minister of International Cooperation, & Sérgio Pimenta, Vice President of the Middle East & Africa at the IFC, on Egypt's green recovery.
“Enhancing green financing tools and the presence of the private sector in Africa are the Ministry’s focus plans for 2021” says H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat.
In the plenary session of The House of Representatives, H.E Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat presented the Ministry's role in implementing the Government's 18/2019 - 21/2022 Programme.
Egypt accounts for more than EUR 1 billion of the EUR 2.13 billion of the total development financing provided to SEMED countries.
There are new opportunities for investors to address infrastructure and clean energy in MENA region, said Al-Mashat.
Egypt Ventures led a financing round for the emerging company, Nawah, the first private Egyptian multidisciplinary research center for natural & medical sciences.
The Ministries of International Cooperation, and Tourism & Antiquities, EBRD and UNWTO sign COVID-19 Tourism Recovery Technical Assistance Cooperation Package to promote resilience, sustainability, & growth.
Egypt Ventures raised total investments of EGP 104 million in 2020 to drive innovation and growth
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation, H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat, shares a message of cooperation and public-private collaboration in the World Economic Forum’s 2020 report, highlighting the forum’s activities and initiatives she took part in to push Egypt’s development forward.
• We are Inspired by Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation’s Proactive Role to Foster Transparent Engagement: USAID Mission Director • 2020 Annual Report, New Website Showcase Value of Partnerships to Deliver Positive Change for Egypt: IFC’s Beatrice
The Ministry of International Cooperation secured $68 million in grants from development partners during 2020 to strengthen governance
Minister of International Cooperation, H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat, highlighted during the launch of the 2020 Annual Report the key role of multilateralism and inclusive economic policies for a sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 crisis.
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 $638 million in 2020 from the Arab Monetary Fund to strengthen public finance reforms.
• Ministry of International Cooperation emphasizes on dialogue and inclusive partnerships to achieve a better, more resilient future for 2021 • To ensure that vital sectors capture a larger share of the GDP, the Ministry has been working to establish a structured approach for streamlined harmonization of development efforts • Ministry of International Cooperation and Development Partners Endorse 2021 Roadmap
11 new projects to be financed through the Ministry of International Cooperation in partnership with GIZ that are worth 132.8 million euros for 2021 The projects fall under the triple Ps narrative: people at the core, projects in action, and purpose as the driver to achieve the SDGs
Within the framework of the Ministry of International Cooperation's vision to strengthen economic relations with multilateral and bilateral development partners in order to meet Egypt’s development financing needs
Ministry of International Cooperation has succeeded in securing financing agreements in 2020 worth $7.308 billion for various priority sectors A decade of action and delivery – the Ministry has been committed to chart the course for development financing to accelerate progress to the Sustainable Development Goals
Minister of International Cooperation, Resident Coordinator of the United Nations Chair Periodic Meeting of Steering Committee for the Partnership Development Framework with the United Nations
• 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
H.E. Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, explains what was behind Egypt’s success story in achieving economic growth in the Middle East and North Africa region H.E. Minister Dr. Rania Al Mashat that multilateral cooperation is essential to achieving faster recovery for all, as “global problems require global solutions,” H.E. Minister Dr. Rania Al Mashat discusses how the ministry is working to reform Egypt’s image through the Global Partnerships Narrative
Minister of International Cooperation and Governor of Egypt at the World Bank Group, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, participated in the Development Committee (DC), a ministerial-level forum of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund
Ministry of International Cooperation, headed by H.E. Dr. Rania Al Mashat, launched the People&Projects&Purpose global partnerships video series and celebrated International Day of Rural Women with United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).
Minister Rania Al Mashat emphasizes on blended financing to reduce debt distress and notes that Egypt's success in the execution of major national projects, particularly in the infrastructure sector, was supported by blended financing To reduce debt distress, governors call for the IMF and the WBG to push for greater private sector participation, flexibility in lending policies and governance reforms to enhance the role and voice of developing countries
G24 countries called for international institutions to adopt mechanisms to assist in debt restructuring G24 group commend the World Bank Group’s proposed $12 billion initiative, which would encourage developing countries to purchase COVID-19 vaccines to treat up to one billion people. Emerging and developing countries will witness a greater than expected contraction due to the pandemic, resulting in a 3% contraction this year
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, and Pilot Muhammad Manar, Minister of Civil Aviation, held a meeting in the presence of Pilot Montaser Manna, Deputy Minister of Aviation, and Ms. Amani Metwally, Head of the Civil Aviation Support and Development Fund
Al Mashat congratulated the UN Coordinator for WFP’s 2020 Nobel Peace Prize • UN Coordinator Richard Dictus commends the Ministry’s collaborative efforts in shifting mindsets on development cooperation through economic diplomacy • Al Mashat refers to the Global Partnerships Narrative, according to the third principle of economic diplomacy to show the impact of engagement on Egypt’s development story • Al Mashat, UN Coordinator agree on pushing forward the UNPDF, as co-chairs of the Development Partnerships Group
Ministry of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, congratulated the World Food Progamme for being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 and its efforts to contribute to Egypt’s sustainable development.
• EBRD’s new strategy will increase the share of green financing to at least 50% of its total financing by 2025 by 2025 • It also focuses on strengthening the private sector by increasing its share in the bank’s investments to more than 75% • Increase its annual funding to nearly 13 billion euros compared to the previous record level of 10 billion euros in 2019
Expand strategic partnership through 7 agreements worth $112 million in various sectors United States is contributing an additional $22.8 million to support economic growth in Egypt Al-Mashat refers to cooperation with the United States Agency for International Development as a “strategic partnership”
Minister of International Cooperation and governor of Egypt at the World Bank, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, held a meeting with Mrs. Marina Weiss, Regional Director for Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti at the World Ban
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, announced that the European Investment Bank approved EUR 750 million euros to Banque Misr to mitigate the negative repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic on small and medium enterprises and close the liquidity gap.
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, participates in the annual meetings of European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Bank which are held virtually this week in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, held a high level meeting with all UN agencies in Egypt, in the presence of Mr. Richard Dictus, Resident Coordinator of the United Nations Office in Egypt, as well as directors of 15 UN agencies in Egypt to open a new chapter for cooperation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, met with the members of the Egyptian Military-Diplomatic Representatives abroad
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, met with Mr. Evhen Miketenko, Ambassador of the Republic of Ukraine in Cairo, to discuss holding a joint Egyptian-Ukrainian committee and to deepen cooperation between the two countries
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, highlighted Egypt’s story of resetting cooperation in COVID-19 during the closing session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Sustainable Development Impact Summit
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.
This year is a point of no return. As the United Nations turns 75 this year, beginning its General Assembly (UNGA) session on 15 September, it will be an unorthodox celebration in the organization’s three quarters of a century of existence.
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, announced that the ministry, during the period from January to the end of August of this year, signed three agreements worth about $885 million with Arab funds to finance the Sinai Peninsula development program
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
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, participated in the Palestinian-Jordanian Business Forum on Tuesday at the invitation of HRH Prince El Hassan of Jordan
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, held a meeting to discuss strengthening the partnership between Egypt and the United Nations (2018-2022) and their cooperation file to ensure that it is in line with Egypt's development goals
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, asserted that the ministry seeks to apply the principles of economic diplomacy to serve human ends and goals and foster purposeful and meaningful partnerships that implement developmental projects that are in line with the 17 goals of sustainable development.
Ministry of International Cooperation, together with representatives of the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Japanese Embassy in Cairo, organized a virtual high-level policy dialogue to deepen levels of cooperation for the year 2021/2022
The Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania al-Mashat ascertained that the Coronavirus pandemic demonstrated the urgent need to enhance cooperation between the private and public sectors and civil society organizations
“Multilateralism, aligned with the sustainable development goals is key in advancing a more resilient economy.
“The pandemic has acted as a catalyst for innovation across the region, it has pushed us and tested us, and instilled faith in our selves that reforms are possible, and with this we can reset Africa said H.E. Dr. Rania Al Mashat, Minister of International Cooperation.
The Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al-Mashat gave a webinar held by the Academy of Young Diplomats (AYD) located in Poland under the title “Pandemics: Reviving Multilateralism & Strengthened Cooperation.
WB Country Director, Egypt: Dr. Rania Al-Mashats initiative is the first of its kind to unify efforts of international institutions to effectively face the Coronaviruss implications.
The Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al-Mashat chaired a high- level meeting with heads of the four Results Groups of the United Nations Partnership Development Framework (UNPDF) Steering Committee.
Dr.Rania Al-Mashat: Increased coordinated action to expedite healthcare spending and pave the way for an inclusive post-COVID economic recovery is a national priority
Heads of multilateral development organizations and ambassadors of bilateral partners acknowledge Egypts efforts to combat the corona virus
Minister Dr. Rania Al-Mashat chaired a videoconference meeting with more than 100 professionals representing heads of country offices, development professionals from bilateral partners as well as multilateral development organizations to discuss opportunities for advancing and promoting future mutual economic cooperation and consequences of the spread of novel corona virus.
Minister Dr. Rania Al-Mashat the Minister of International Cooperation presented a New Global Partnerships Narrative noting that all measures to mitigate the impact of the novel corona virus should not derail development efforts from its intended purposes especially achieving SDGs
Minister Dr. Rania Al-Mashat the Minister of International Cooperation reviewed the results of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation (GPEDC) Survey. This was during the videoconference meeting chaired by Minister Dr. Rania Al-Mashat with more than 100 professionals representing heads of country offices