Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:19 GMT
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met today with a group of Egyptian businessmen participating in “Haya Karima" (Decent Life) Initiative
CAIRO - 27 Septemebr 2021: Egyptian students in the UK have launched an initiative to support the national "Decent Life" initiative to develop the Egyptian countryside.
The "Can You Skip Dinner Tonight" initiative was launched during a seminar organized by the Ministry of Emigration’s Dialogue Center for Egyptians Studying Abroad "MEDCE" via Zoom, in the presence of Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram.
The initiative includes promoting the "Decent Life" national project for developing the Egyptian countryside among foreign circles with the help of Egyptian students studying overseas, the minister said.
The total number of villages targeted by the ‘Decent Life’ initiative is 4,600 lying across 20 governorates. Half of those are located in Upper Egypt, including Fayoum, Beni Suef, Menya, Sohag, Asyut, Luxor and Aswan. The rest are located in Delta, having Qalyoubeya, Damietta, Beheira, Menoufeya, Gharbia, and Sharqia.
The goals of the initiatives are as follows: