House approves presidential decree no 396

The House of Representatives approved on Tuesday 19/11/2019 a presidential decree on the status of the UN resident coordinator and his office in Egypt.

President Abdel Fattah Sisi had issued decree no. 396 of 2019, approving letters exchanged between the Egyptian government and UN, which regulate the status of the UN resident coordinator and his office in Egypt.

Sisi’s approval goes in harmony with Egypt’s leading role in the UN and comes as part of ongoing efforts to overcome challenges besetting the world, a parliament committee said.

Source: State Information Service Egypt