Poverty Reduction

  • Employment Creation in Innovative Public Works ProgrammesEmployment Creation in Innovative Public Works ProgrammesThe program aims to respond to the urgent need to create short term employment and to build capacities and skills of Egyptian unemployed youth especially in rural area in response to the current economic crisis.

  • National Global Compact and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) CenterNational Global Compact and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) CenterThe purpose of this project is to promote the practice and awareness on corporate social responsibility and the Global Compact (GC). The project was designed to: a) Support the establishment and set up of the national center; b) Develop the capacity of the staff at the center on CSR and GC; c) Support the center in availing services for the private sector.

  • Egypt Network for Integrated Development (ENID)Egypt Network for Integrated Development (ENID)The project aims to develop and design effective strategies that address obstacles to vital social and economic development challenges. Its aim is to create a viable process for the identification of problem areas and for the dissemination of solutions to selected national problems in an integrated process.

  • The Social Contract Advisory, Monitoring and Coordination CentreThe Social Contract Advisory, Monitoring and Coordination CentreThe purpose of this project is to establish a Social Contract Advisory, Monitoring and Coordination Center within the Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) at the Prime Minister’s Office.

  • Supporting the Activities of Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC)In partnership with the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, this five-year project aims to support the Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center, in achieving its mission to create an environment that nurtures talented ICT entrepreneurs with bright ideas, while enhancing Egypt’s reputation as a global competitor in high value-added innovation.

  • Using ICT for Comprehensive Community DevelopmentUsing ICT for Comprehensive Community DevelopmentThis Egypt ICT Trust Fund project entitled “ICT for Comprehensive Community Development (ICT4CCD)” aims to strengthen the impacts of the comprehensive development on citizens’ lives using ICTs.

  • Supporting Information Technology Institute (ITI) Activities – Phase IISupporting Information Technology Institute (ITI) Activities – Phase IIThe project supports the implementing partner activities, ITI, in providing the Egyptian Public and Private labor market with a pool of highly qualified IT professionals and entrepreneurs.

  • Social Fund for Development – Phase IVSocial Fund for Development – Phase IVThis phase will allow for further strengthening of SFD’s capacity to become an effective agent for inclusive development in Egypt, and in turn, enhancing SFD’s position to become amongst the first tier of national development agencies operating in middle-income countries.

  • Support to Pension Fund and Fiscal Policy ReformThe cooperation between the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and UNDP takes a new direction with this project, which is supporting MOF as an economic actor in Egypt’s development. MOF’s traditional role of being the government’s financial arm and controller of income and expenditure was extended to being the source of macro-fiscal policy advice to the government during the last cooperation phase with UNDP.

  • Masr Works Youth CentersMasr Works Youth CentersThis project aims to empower Egyptian youth and help them realize their opportunities through capacity building, job placement and entrepreneurship.

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