The budget allocated to the initiative is LE700 billion, and the number of beneficiaries is 58 million.
Some 4,500 villages will witness drastic changes to improve life standards over three years, representing a leap for 58 million Egyptians.
Haya Karima has helped noticeably in reducing poverty levels in the villages where it has intervened.
Some 4,741 villages in 26 governorates are witnessing widescale development as part of Haya Karima initiative. With over 18 million beneficiaries, the initiative comes in three phases.
The project was announced by the Ministry of Planning, and its budget is estimated at L.E. 6 billion, and its implementation will take up to 18 months.
Sanitation projects came at the forefront of the “Haya Karima” presidential initiative’s projects covering 660 villages in Upper Egypt.
The project focuses on upgrading the social, health, educational, economic and housing levels as well as all sectors of services provided to those villages.
His remarks came as he checked on Wednesday vehicles and equipment used in development of villages included in the Haya Karima initiative.
The second phase of the Haya Karima initiative will target 4,670 villages in the coming two years.
A recent report by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has revealed that the social initiative Haya Karima has contributed to reducing poverty rates in Egypt.
A study by the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies has revealed how the social initiative “Haya Karima” has changed the livelihoods in the Egyptian villages.
The medical caravans and mobile units are operated by the Ministry of Health and Population in rural villages.
Minister of Planning and Economic Development, held a meeting via video conference technology to discuss a strategy for economic empowerment in such villages.
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The development of these six villages came at a cost of EGP 21 million ($1.34 million).
Egypt Today met with a number of female breadwinners who were forced to work under hard circumstances to earn a living.
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