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" climate adaptation"

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Business - Energy
9/24/2023 1:21:40 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for Egypt and UN Special Envoy on Financing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, has underscored the imperative for banks to take a more substantial role in driving the transition to green economies through investments in climate projects.

Business - Energy
6/13/2023 2:03:20 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN climate change high-level champion for Egypt, trumpeted the ability of the Sharm El-Sheikh Adaptation Agenda (SAA) to help bridge the financing gap, the biggest challenge to implementing climate adaptation.

Business - Economy
12/29/2022 12:45:38 PM
Africa needs over $100 billion every year through 2030 to make progress in climate change mitigation and adaptation, Chief Economist and Head of Strategy, Analysis and Research at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Africa Raymond Gilpin told Ahram Online.

Egypt - Climate change
11/14/2022 6:42:04 PM
Egyptian Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Hani Sewilam announced the launch of the Action on Water, Adaptation, and Resilience (AWARe) international initiative.

COP27 - Climate change
11/12/2022 10:29:00 AM
Sameh Shoukry, president of COP27 and Egypt’s foreign minister, announced on Friday the launch of the Cairo Centre for Learning and Excellence on Adaptation and Resilience to accelerate climate adaptation across Africa.

Opinion -
11/5/2022 1:09:51 PM
As research from across the globe shows increasing threats to staple food yields from climate change, investment for climate adaptation must be guided by on-the-ground research from the real-world.

COP27 - Climate change
11/1/2022 1:03:40 PM
Mahmoud Mohieldin, the UN climate change high level champion for Egypt, stressed the need to multiply the amount allocated for climate adaptation for Africa by six times to reach $62 billion, up from the current $11.4 billion.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
10/27/2022 10:26:00 AM
Al-Ahram Weekly probes the nexus of climate adaptation and peacebuilding

COP27 - Climate change
10/4/2022 8:31:10 PM
UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed urged developed nations to devise a clear roadmap to start dispensing the funds they pledged for climate adaptation funds at the COP26 in Glasgow last year.

Business - Economy
9/8/2022 5:26:50 PM
Africa needs significant investments to build climate adaptation and resilience capacity in order to gain the benefits of climate resilience, investments which exceed the capacity of African countries alone, AfDB Vice President Kevin Urama said.

Business - Economy
9/6/2022 11:25:01 PM
Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said it is time to put climate adaptation programs into effect and provide them with the necessary funding, particularly in developing countries.

Business - Economy
7/17/2022 5:22:47 PM
COP27 is an opportunity to increase awareness of business community and general public of ways to find financial resources for green transitions, Emad Hassan, the team leader of the Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) programme of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), stressed in an interview with Ahram Online.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/28/2022 9:54:49 PM
Developed countries must follow through on their commitment to at least double their climate finance for developing countries by 2025, Egypt and the UK said on Monday in a joint statement following the launch of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) work group’s sixth assessment report.

Business - Energy
11/15/2021 11:20:33 AM
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) considers extending $100 million to Egypt’s national bank Banque Misr for the sake of accelerating climate action efforts in the country.

Egypt - Politics
1/27/2021 5:05:00 PM
The coalition was announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the Netherlands-hosted Climate Adaptation Summit held from 25 to 26 January

Business - Economy
1/25/2021 2:23:36 PM
Managing Director of the IMF Kristalina Georgieva made her comments during a speech to the high-level session of the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 that was launched virtually on Monday

World - International
1/25/2021 11:16:27 AM
At the summit, Boris Johnson will announce the launch of an Adaptation Action Coalition, in partnership with Egypt, Bangladesh, Malawi, the Netherlands, Saint Lucia and the United Nations

Business - Economy
12/6/2011 1:08:41 PM
Proposal says cash raised by emission-cutting measures could be passed to developing countries to finance climate adaptation measures