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Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 12:19 GMT
The convoys, dispatched in cooperation with the Egyptian Food Bank, included 10,000 boxes of foodstuffs and in-kind aid, the foundation said in a press release.
Egypt’s nation-wide developmental initiative Haya Karima announced signing a cooperation protocol to provide digital education in 100 schools in the countryside.
This came during a celebration organized in Luxor by United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat) and Egypt's Local Development Ministry on the occasion of the World Cities Day.
Haya Karima initiative has dispensed loans worth L.E.844 million for small and micro enterprises since its launch in 2019.
The total cost of implementing these projects as well as the procurement of supplies needed for their completion were also tackled during the meeting.
Up to 53 health projects will be implemented only in Mallawi city, Minya Governorate which is included in the Decent Life [Hayah Karima] Initiative to develop the Egyptian countryside, according to Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health in Minya Governorate, Mohamed Nagy Sayed
The premier noted that the elements of the Decent Life Presidential Initiative were reviewed with a number of development partners and representatives for the UN agencies.
The two canal projects are executed within a local program aimed at rehabilitating three canals serving the residents of El-Deir village, east of Esna town.
The presidential developmental initiative ‘Haya Karima’ has provided more than 550,000 job opportunities, including temporary and permanent, for the youths of the most needy villages across Egypt.
Shaarawi's statements came during a meeting with UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova to discuss future cooperation between the two sides.
UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova, said on Monday that ‘Decent Life’ or ‘Haya Karima’ presidential initiative is the biggest project of its kind around the world that aims to improve the quality of life for rural citizens.