Egypt’s children are the most vulnerable to climatic and environmental shocks, said UNICEF

UNICEF has said that Egypt's children are the most vulnerable to climatic and environmental shocks in the Middle East and North Africa. The country is ranked among...

Alaa Abdel Fattah’s sister, Sanaa, attends COP27 as observer

On Thursday, Sanaa Seif, sister of imprisoned political activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, said she would attend the COP27 climate summit in Egypt as a civil society observer,...

Rishi Sunak says the UK government is fully committed to releasing Alaa Abdel Fattah

On Sunday, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak sent a letter to the family of jailed political activist Alaa Abdel Fattah saying his government was fully committed to...

CIHRS and five human rights groups express concern over Alaa Abdel Fattah

Six human rights groups have warned of the repercussions of the authorities' continued intransigence in releasing Egyptian-British political activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, who started a total hunger...

Egypt’s non-oil private sector still within the contractionary range since 2020

Purchasing Managers' Index of Standard and Poor’s Global recorded a slight increase at 47.7 points last October against 46.6 last September but remained within the contractionary range...

Academics, parliamentarians, and activists from 80 countries call for releasing political prisoners in Egypt

On Thursday, more than 321 organizations, 1,079 academics, parliamentarians, and activists from 80 countries signed a petition calling for the release of political prisoners in Egypt, coinciding...

Nobel laureates demand releasing political prisoners in Egypt ahead of COP27

On Wednesday, 15 Nobel laureates demanded releasing opinion prisoners in Egypt, including the well-known blogger Alaa Abdel Fattah before COP27, which will start next Sunday in Sharm...

EU gives Egypt €80 million-worth grant for maritime border monitoring equipment

The Refugees Platform in Egypt has criticized the lack of details on the European Union granting the Egyptian government €80 million to purchase maritime border monitoring equipment.

The IMF deal is not enough to skip Egypt’s financial predicament

Since the beginning of the year, the Egyptian government has sought a new loan from the International Monetary Fund to alleviate the effect of the acute financial...

Joint meetings between Egypt and Turkey conclude in the impasse

On Friday, the Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, said that joint sessions between his country and Turkey had stopped after two rounds were held, claiming that there...