CAIRO - 29 November 2021:The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has participated in a training workshop organized by the African Peer Review (APR) Forum on the alignment of the national action program with national development plans.
Assistant Minister of Planning and Economic Development for Follow-up Affairs of the Sustainable Development Plan Gamil Helmy reviewed the main features of the plan adopted by Egypt to upgrade mechanisms of follow-up and performance evaluation.
He noted that the Sustainable Development Strategy (SDS): Egypt Vision 2030 launched by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi in 2016 has contributed to achieving a radical transformation in the way of preparing the state’s budget and following up on its execution processes.
Helmy made reference to the launch of the national statistical report to follow up on the implementation of the 2030 sustainable development goals in Egypt, which is issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics on an annual basis.
He noted that Egypt rose nine ranks on the 2020 Sustainable Development Index to be 83rd among 166 states in 2020 up from 92nd among 162 states in 2019.