UNDP Opening Remarks at the 9th Session of the Conference of the States Parties to the UNCAC, By the Head of Delegation, Alessandro Fracassetti, UNDP Resident Representative, Egypt, 14th December 2021, Sharm El-Sheikh, 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.
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”.
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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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