Shocks resulting from COVID-19 emphasised urgent need to renew efforts to achieve UN’s SDGs, says Hala El-Said.
That is over the past six years.
The minister of planning presented the endeavors undertaken by Egypt on that front.
Dr. Hala El-Said, Minister of Planning and Economic Development indicated the importance of adopting a participatory approach.
Those involve the ministries of justice, communications, and local development.
That was during her participation via video conferencing in the celebration of International Women's Day "Choosing a Challenge."
The population attraction project is part of the comprehensive development process in the governorate.
Topics included university information infrastructure, smart spaces, and the national project for canals rehabilitation among others.
The Equal Opportunities Unit comes within the framework of promoting the fifth goal of the sustainable development goals on gender equality, Minister El-Said stated.
LE 3.2 billion is the value of public investments directed to Kafr El-Sheikh Governorate in the 20/2021 plan, an increase of 23% over the 2019/2020 plan, Planning Minister says.
The minister stated during a dialogue on the "conceptual manual for a sustainable development plan responsive to different social groups."
LE5.8 billion of public investments directed to Menoufia governorate in FY 2020/21.
Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala El-Said gave an overview of the efforts made to diversify the sources of financing development plans and programs.
The planning ministry secured technical assistance for 100 Healthy Lives Initiative, and upgraded 30 percent of vaccination bureaus located in 13 governorates.
Hala El-Said, Minister of Planning and Economic Development, clarified that the number of development projects in the governorate reaches 169 projects.
The value of public investments directed to Port Said governorate in the 20/2021 plan is LE18.3 billion.
The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development disclosed Thursday the details of Cairo’s Citizen Investment Plan in FY2020/2021.
El-Said said that five different areas or pillars were chosen to be the focus of the country program.
The initiative aims to build national capacities in the field of sustainable development, and has received over 7,000 candidate applications from across Egypt.
El-Said added that NIGSD adopted a new approach based on expanding training partnerships with the most prestigious regional and international institutes working in this field.