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USAID adds $22.8m to 5-year assistance agreement with Egypt

USAID Acting Administrator John Barsa said, “We are pleased to announce that the US is contributing an additional $22.8m to support Egypt’s economic growth and women’s empowerment, as part of a five-year agreement to advance economic growth that benefits all Egyptians.”

Nihal Samir

USAID grants Egypt 250 specialised ICU ventilators to fight COVID – 19

The specialised medical equipment will be sent to intensive care units (ICU) at hospitals to support the country’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID–19) pandemic. The donation recognises the strong strategic partnership between the US and Egypt, and the international cooperation efforts that are being carried out to support the global response to the pandemic.

Mohamed Abdel Meguid

USAID, local partners discuss development of Egypt’s livestock production systems

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) discussed with its local and international partners the development of Egypt’s livestock production systems, during a three-day technical workshop, held last week, to formulate livestock development scenarios 2050 in Egypt under the Africa Sustainable Livestock 2050 project funded by the USAID. Representatives from the Food and Agriculture …

Daily News Egypt

Op-ed review: Reviewing political issues, relations with US

Writers in Sunday papers picked several political issues related to freedoms and democracy to comment on. In state-owned Al-Ahram newspaper, two journalists directed their attention towards Egypt-US relations. First, Morsi Atallah criticised some congressmen who he said rely on information from untrusted sources giving a critical image of Egyptian affairs and human rights, which in …

Amira El-Fekki

USAID inaugurates career centres in Upper Egypt universities

The US government, in partnership with the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the American University in Cairo (AUC), celebrated the launch of career development centres at universities in Minya and Beni Suef this week. In a press statement by the American embassy, Egypt Mission Director at USAID Sherry F Carlin said that …

Hagar Omran