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Born to be unplugged: On exposure to nature and the mental health of children
Maha T. Khalil | Is there a connection between children's behavior and their exposure to natural environments?
The secret of the scented sand in 10th of Ramadan City
Karoline Kamel | In a deserted area in 10th of Ramadan City men, women and children are collecting bags of scented sand
Growing a market for organic produce: Makar Farms
Lara El Gibaly | Makar Farms introduces new vegetables to Egypt and launches a new series of chef’s table lunches
Exhibition showcases hazards of plastic waste
Isabel Esterman | Visitors to Out to Sea? The Plastic Garbage Project, an exhibition at Darb 1718 in Old Cairo, are greeted
A new minister, a different environment
Isabel Esterman | For a few months in the fall and spring, it seemed like Laila Iskandar, then minister of environment,
Ramadan show shamed for trashing protected Sinai site
Isabel Esterman | Pop star Mohamed Fouad’s Ramadan prank show “Fo2sh Bel Moaskar” (Fouad in the army camp)
Visitors from the sky
Isabel Esterman | Every spring, millions of birds pass through Egypt on their northern migrations. Along the way, they
Egypt working toward energy mix, not coal imports, claims Iskandar
Amira Salah-Ahmed | Egypt is working towards finding a new energy mix for industry, and particularly for cement plants, according
Future of Egypt’s coal imports still topic of heated debate
Isabel Esterman | With Egypt in the grips of both an economic crisis and a severe power shortage, the question of whether
 
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Alaa Abd El Fattah
The weight of the world: on framing the fight against climate change
We won’t find solutions if we operate as individuals with severely limited space for action.
Ismail Fayed
Waiting for apocalypse: Egypt at a crossroads
What the apocalypse and the uprisings across the Arab world teach us, is that we are not alone
Maha T. Khalil
Is Egypt prepared for the impending impacts of climate change?
Egypt, a signatory of the Paris Agreement since April 2017, has not been inactive on the political stage
 
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Egypt commemorates World Environment Day, announces cleanup efforts
Cabinet approves organic farming bill
Egyptian diplomat reportedly calls Sub-Saharan African ministers ‘dogs and slaves’ at UN conference
Egypt’s ‘ecopreneurs’ find opportunity in dysfunction
Anti-coal campaign: Import of coal to Egypt’s ports is ‘a crime against Egyptians’
Post-2011 economic turmoil helped improve Egypt’s air quality, says study
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