Egypt’s FM Shoukry discusses cooperation with World Economic Forum president

Ahram Online , Tuesday 26 Jul 2022

Foreign Minister and President Designate of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) Sameh Shoukry discussed on Tuesday in a telephone call with the President of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Borge Brende means to boost cooperation between Egypt and the forum, the Egyptian foreign ministry announced.

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shokry listens to his Russian counterpart during a joint press conference in the capital Cairo, on July 24, 2022. AFP


During the call with Brende, the foreign minister expressed his appreciation for the support provided by the World Economic Forum for Egypt's presidency of COP27, scheduled to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh in November, especially in his annual meetings in Davos last May.

Shoukry further stressed his keenness for the success of the conference to strengthen international climate action at various levels.

During his participation in the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland in May, Sameh Shoukry outlined Egypt’s vision for the COP27 .

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