Monday, June 24,  2019

The mission of the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs (ECFA) is to reach an objective in-depth understanding of foreign issues at the regional and international levels, in order to serve Egypt's national strategic, economic and political interests. For this end, ECFA  draws on the thought and experience of both its members - with their diverse specialties, varied experiences and close touch with public affairs - and Egyptian and foreign public figures and experts it invites to Egypt's foreign policy has always enabled it to interact with the region and the world. 

ECFAs Visits
The development of relations between Egypt and China in a visit of a delegation from the Council...

 a delegation of the Council visited China from 7 to 11 May 2018, consisted of ambassadors: Mounir Zahran, Hesham Al-Zamaity, Ezzat Saad and Ali Al-Hefny. The Chinese delegation consisted of Chen Zhimin, president of the China Association of Friendship and member... More

ECFA Objectives
In order to achieve its mission, the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs aims to:1.Enrich and deepen public debate in Egypt about foreign issues and problems associated with them, especially the latest ones, shed light on their relation with issues of national interest to Egypt and their mutual impact. This is reflected in ECFA  conferences, seminars, round tables, members' general meetings, groups specialized or interested in the issues under discussion such as the Middle East crises, the phenomenon of terrorism, prospects of the Middle East peace process and Egypt's relations with foreign powers like the United States, Europe, Russia, China, Africa and Latin America. The discussions culminate in working papers or statements expressing ECFA's views in this respect, or in papers dealing with various issues such as latest developments in the region, the Syrian crisis, the situations in Libya...   More
Meetings & Seminars

 On the 26th  of September 2018, The Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs, in coordinate with The Egyptian Center for Kurdish Studies, held a Seminar entitled “Syria… The Post-Settlement Scenarios”. This...   More

 On the 23rd  of September, the Council, in cooperation with the Institute of National Planning, organized a seminar on “ Egypt and The Belt and Road Initiative … political and economic reflections, and the positive interaction roadmap”. The Council’s...   More

 The Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs (ECFA) hosted joint Conference “Egypt and Tajikistan in confrontation of Terrorist Organizations: Studying the case of Muslims Brotherhood Group and The Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan”   on Wednesday...   More