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Egypt, USAID sign MoU on initiative to secure jobs for social protection programs beneficiaries

Thu, 08 Sep 2022 - 04:23 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine Al-Qabbaj and USAID Deputy Mission Director Margaret Sancho witnessed the signing of the MoU to implement ‘Ebda’ Rehletak’ (Start Your Journey) program under the umbrella of ‘Forsa’ employment program, according to a statement by the ministry.

United States to support Egypt's response to COVID-19 with $9M

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 01:31 GMT

That is in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO).

Egypt’s political will supports empowering women in various fields: Maya Morsi

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 12:51 GMT

Morsi said that this program comes within the framework of cooperation between the Egyptian and American government and seeks to empower women.

USAID's portfolio in Egypt exceeds $30B

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 03:39 GMT

“Spotlighting health, and as a response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in 2021, the USAID provided over $5 million in additional assistance to Egypt with the Ministry of International Cooperation and the Ministry of Health and Population,” Al-Mashat stated.

1st Edition of “Export Smart”: the service providers, exporting companies exhibition kicks off

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 02:18 GMT

It aims to help exporters from small and medium-sized companies to increase their exports sustainably, in line with the Egyptian government’s plan to increase the volume of Egyptian exports to 100$ billion during this decade. The exhibition comes under the auspices of the Ministries of Trade & Industry and International Cooperation.

Cairo University, USAID discuss ways to enhance joint cooperation

Mon, 28 Feb 2022 - 11:03 GMT

President of Cairo University Mohamed Othman el-Khosht received Monday at his office, Leslie Reid, the director of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to discuss ways to support and enhance joint cooperation between the two sides in many fields.

Egypt's Higher Education, USAID inaugurate Career Centers at Tanta University to prepare students for job market

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 12:19 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and the USAID inaugurated two Centers for Career Development at Tanta University to prepare students for the workforce and connect them with jobs.

Businesswomen of Egypt 21 and USAID TRADE Sign MOU to Support Women Exporters

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Trade Reform and Development in Egypt project (USAID TRADE), in partnership with Businesswomen of Egypt 21 (BWE21).

USAID funds $3mln program to empower Upper Egypt’s girls in Qena, Minya

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 12:57 GMT

Upper Egypt’s governorate of Qena witnessed a conference Wednesday to launch a $3 million-worth program aiming to empower girls socially and economically.

In pics: United States delivers 20 brand new buses to North Sinai

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), delivered 20 new, locally-manufactured buses to the North Sinai Governorate.

Egypt trains public employees through project funded by USAID

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 01:43 GMT

Seventy-nine employees at the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development have been trained in four governorates.

USAID Acting Administrator ‘impressed’ by Egypt’s efforts to women’s empowerment

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 05:16 GMT

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Acting Administrator John Barsa said that he ‘was impressed’ knowing about Egypt’s Nation Council of Women (NCW) work and achievements to women’s empowerment.

In pics: US amb., USAID acting administrator visit Old Cairo’s churches

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 02:49 GMT

The US ambassador to Cairo, Jonathan Cohen visited the churches of Old Cairo, accompanied by U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Acting Administrator John Barsa.

International Cooperation Min.,USAID Inaugurate expansions of wastewater treatment plant in Luxor

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 11:27 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, inaugurated on Saturday the new expansions of the wastewater treatment plant in Al-Hubail region in Luxor,

Al Mashat Visits USAID Projects Supporting Farmers with Climate-resilient Water and Food Security in Egypt's Luxor

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 04:09 GMT

Targeting women and children in particular, the project will help to improve the nutritional status of women and children through increasing local food production and strengthening agricultural value chains in several governorates.

Egypt's International cooperation min. oversees projects to back 1 million farmers, women in Luxor

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 01:13 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, visits today a number of development programmes in partnership with USAID and WFP supporting farmers, women and youth in Luxor.

Mashaat hails cooperation with USAID in development march

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 02:22 GMT

Mashaat made the remarks during a meeting via video conference to see off Mission Director for USAID/Egypt Sherry Carlin whose term in Egypt has ended and is scheduled to chair USAID mission in Jordan.

USAID donates 250 ventilators to Egypt’s intensive care units to face COVID-19: Embassy

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 09:59 GMT

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has delivered 250 “highly specialized” ventilators to Egypt as a donation for intensive care units in the northeastern African countries, the US Embassy in Cairo said in a statement.

Egypt signs 6 agreements with USAID worth $90M

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 12:23 GMT

The first agreement aims to pump $15 million in the primary education sector, to improve the main skills of students and teacher training.

Egypt, USAID agree on 5 future projects worth $105M

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 02:50 GMT

This came during a meeting held via a video conference technique between Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat, and Director of the USAID Sherry Carlin, and a number of agency officials.

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