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Protecting the Nile Delta

Children run after each other with kites flying along Egypt’s Nile Delta. Families and friends enjoy the scenery as they enjoy an afternoon picnic. Just a few miles away, farmers work in their fields…  


The RED SEA: Protecting the World’s LAST Coral Refuge

In celebration of World Environment Day 2021 we join the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, to prevent, reverse and halt the degradation of ecosystems in Egypt through the launching of…  


UNDP joins Telecom Egypt’s ‘1 Million Free Consultations’ for Egyptians in cooperation with Altibbi

Digital technology is enabling rapid responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and widening people’s access to digital solutions.  


UNDP launches Assistive Technology Incubation Programme to support PWDs in Egypt

The Assistive Technology Incubation Programme was launched through a call for submissions, opening the door for registrations and calling on Egyptian companies to submit their prototypes of proposed…  


HELLO, SUNSHINE: Imagining a World with Renewable Energy

Imagine life on Earth if we continue using fossil fuels. A life relying only on oil, coal, and gas to produce the energy needed to power our transportation, offices, schools, institutions, and…  


Together with people, government, private sector, and civil society … literally: Reflecting on our launch activities

This official launch wasn’t an item on our onboarding checklist. It was an intended opportunity to engage with the ecosystem, acknowledge our presence, and open room for inspiration, synergies, and…  


Looking through a single lens can distort how we view the Arab Spring

Inequality shapes citizens’ views over whether their country has improved and so a deeper dive is needed to understand where the region stands  


Catalyzing Sustainable Development Through the UNDP Egypt Accelerator Lab

“The Future is Calling, we are Answering” sets a great momentum for a glocal network for creativity to pave the way for a better future. “Innovation and resilience are essential to cope with the…  


UNDP and Catalyst Private Equity sign Memorandum of Understanding to promote impact investing in Egypt

Impact investing is coming to Egypt. Companies and investors will be looking into investments made into companies, organizations, and funds to generate a measurable social and environmental impact…  


Launch of the Sustainable Innovation Lab project and the Hackathon for the Cinema Industry and Technology

The project aims to support and develop innovations targeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  

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