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 the United Nations Development Programme in Egypt, a joint project agreement was signed today with the presence of the European Union Delegation to Egypt Head of Cooperation.
Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises are considered the backbone of local and global businesses
Believing in the significant role of the civil society organizations, UNDP is partnering with Misr El Kheir (MEK) in their initiative “Social Pioneers Prize”, aiming at identifying the best practices of the non-governmental organizations (NGOs), in implementing the SDGs and raising awareness within the NGOs sector, with the main purpose of aligning their operations with the SDGs. In this connection,
The African Youth Innovation Camp from 21 to 25 June was held in Aswan as the city has been declared the 2019 Capital for African Youth by H.E Abdelfattah Elsisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
A delegation from Family Reconciliation Centers in Kurdistan Region in the Republic of Iraq came to visit Egypt for a study tour in order to profit the Egyptian experience that was successful.
The Abandonment of FGM and Empowerment of Families Joint Programme has proved to be instrumental in terms of safeguarding and sustaining the livelihoods of women and girls in Egypt at risk of undergoing FGM and other harmful socio-cultural practices like early marriage and school dropout

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13.2%

unemployment rate

27.8%

Poverty rate

PPP US$ 10,685

Real GDP per Capita

108

Rank in Human Dev. Index

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