Of the 1.3 billion people who are multidimensionally poor, more than two-thirds of them—886 million—live in middle-income countries.
Within the partnership between the Ministry of Local Development and UNDP in Egypt, a joint project agreement was signed.
Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises are considered the backbone of local and global businesses.
The programme has proved to be instrumental in safeguarding and sustaining the livelihoods of women and girls in Egypt at risk of undergoing FGM.
Believing in the significant role of the civil society organizations, UNDP is partnering with Misr El Kheir in their initiative “Social Pioneers Prize”.
The African Youth Innovation Camp was held in Aswan in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
A delegation from Family Reconciliation Centers in Kurdistan Region in Iraq came to visit Egypt for a study tour in order to profit the Egyptian experience that was successful.

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