UNDP in Egypt welcomes its newly appointed Resident Representative, Mr. Alessandro Fracassetti, to Egypt. Mr. Fracassetti has been appointed by UNDP Administrator, Mr. Achim Steiner, “to lead the UNDP office and its programme and operational activities in the Arab Republic of Egypt”.
Egypt has gone through many major political, social and economic developments since the revolution in January 2011, but was able to regain control over its capabilities. The country then began a new phase aimed at achieving sustainable economic and social development, strengthening political stability and security, combating terrorism, protecting borders, improving public services, consolidating principles of governance and tackling corruption.
This report highlights some of our results and presents UNDP’s experience using its integrated, transparent, and innovative role.
UN Development Programmes’s new Don’t Choose Extinction campaign to raise awareness of the detrimental effects of fossil fuel subsidies on people and planet - headlined by global celebrities
This project aims to address the urgent needs of host communities through partnering with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and NGOs in Alexandria, Giza, and Qalyubia
With support from the Green Climate Fund and UNDP, Egypt is protecting its people and its economy from the devastating impacts of sea-level rise
The Coronavirus pandemic is the defining global health crisis of our time.

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98.4

Total population (millions)

5.2

Population in multidimensional poverty, headcount (%)

10,744

Gross national income (GNI) per capita (2011 PPP $)

116

Rank in Human Dev. Index

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