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Business - Economy
12/28/2023 2:44:08 PM
Norway's largest pension fund said Thursday it has divested from Saudi Aramco due to the oil giant's lack of climate action and from 11 other Gulf companies over human rights concerns.

Business - Economy
12/14/2023 3:14:17 PM
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), one of the financial arms of the World Bank Group, was appointed in June as a strategic advisor for the Egyptian government’s Initial Public Offering (IPO) to provide advisory services for Egypt's privatisation programme.

Business - Economy
12/13/2023 1:13:17 PM
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is considering providing two loans totaling $35 million to the Egypt-based Arab Investment Bank (aiBank), according to statements by the EBRD on Tuesday.

Business - Energy
12/12/2023 10:02:23 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for Egypt and UN Special Envoy on Financing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda emphasized on Tuesday his keen focus on global climate action.

Business - Energy
12/7/2023 1:20:11 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN climate change high-level champion for Egypt, emphasized the significance of implementing debt swaps as a key mechanism to finance climate and development initiatives in developing countries.

Business - Economy
12/6/2023 10:01:12 AM
Egypt’s delegation to the 28th UN Climate Change Conference (COP28), headed by President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, finalized crucial agreements, MoUs, and initiatives spanning green energy, climate action, and gender equality during the first week of the conference.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
12/1/2023 10:00:00 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi discussed the latest developments in the Gaza Strip as well as climate action with UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on the sidelines of the 28th UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai on Friday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
12/1/2023 4:05:01 PM
In a speech at the 28th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP28) in Dubai, Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi called for global cooperation to achieve climate action goals.

Business - Economy
11/29/2023 4:41:11 PM
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) is set to sign a host of agreements with international institutions to support climate action efforts in developing countries during the COP28 conference in the UAE.

Business - Energy
11/3/2023 6:17:31 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for Egypt, highlighted the contrast between COP27 and COP28, indicating that COP27 focused on mobilizing funds for climate action, while COP28's primary emphasis is on speeding up the just energy transition to achieve emissions reduction targets.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
10/31/2023 10:54:30 PM
Placing the water issue at the forefront of global climate action was at the heart of discussions during Cairo Water Week 2023, reports Nesmahar Sayed

Business - Energy
10/10/2023 6:52:47 PM
Investments related to climate risks mitigation have to reach 12 percent of total investments in emerging markets and developing economies by 2030, which is a significant increase from the current three percent, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday.

Business - Economy
9/25/2023 7:03:33 PM
During its eighth annual meeting in Sharm El-Sheikh, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is aiming to bring more partners on board to finance climate action in all 106 member countries of the AIIB, including Egypt, according to AIIB Vice President for Policy and Strategy Danny Alexander.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
9/21/2023 11:52:29 AM
Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs and COP27 President Sameh Shoukry called for ambitious climate action at the UN Climate Ambition Summit in New York on Wednesday.

Business - Energy
9/13/2023 3:33:29 PM
The Africa Climate Summit (ACS) has contributed to creating a unified African voice that expresses the priorities of development and climate action in the continent at different international forums, foremost of which are the UN meetings in New York and COP28 in Dubai, stated Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High Level Champion for Egypt and UN special envoy on Financing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.

Business - Energy
9/5/2023 4:32:56 PM
Financing remains the "critical bottleneck" confronting Africa and developing nations as they strive to viably realize their aspirations of tackling the climate crisis, said Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly on Tuesday in his speech at the Africa Climate Summit (ACS) in Kenya.

Business - Energy
9/5/2023 10:47:06 AM
The African Carbon Markets Initiative (ACMI) is one of the most important mechanisms for financing climate action in Africa, UN Climate Change High Level Champion for Egypt Mahmoud Mohieldin confirmed on Monday.

World - Africa
9/4/2023 10:10:25 AM
Kenya's president said Africa had a chance to "guide the globe" on climate action as he prepared to open a landmark climate summit in Nairobi on Monday aimed at reframing the continent as a budding renewable energy powerhouse.

COP27 - Climate change
8/19/2023 9:54:09 AM
Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High Level Champion for Egypt and UN Special Envoy on Financing 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, has stressed the importance of blended finance for climate and development action that combines domestic, external, public and private sources of funding.

COP27 - Climate change
7/13/2023 10:48:41 AM
The second replenishment process (GCF-2) of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) is gaining momentum among potential contributors and beneficiaries alike, said Mahmoud Mohieldin, the UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for Egypt and UN Special Envoy on Financing 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.

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