Effective Implementation of Conditional Cash Transfer in Egypt

Effective Implementation of Conditional Cash Transfer in Egypt

On 1 and 2 August, ESCWA in collaboration with the Ministry of Social Solidarity in Egypt organized a “Social Protection Peer-Exchange Meeting: Effective Implementation of Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Programmes”. The meeting brought together governmental experts...
Care with Love:  Home Health Care Providers

Care with Love:  Home Health Care Providers

Challenge In Egypt, number of individuals that are in need of short- or long-term non-hospital health care is increasing. Working family members rarely are available, have the time, or have the necessary skills to provide the required health services and care at home....
Youth Employment Generation

Youth Employment Generation

Challenge Youth unemployment continues to be a severe problem in Egypt, which has been exacerbated since the January 2011 revolution. With the national unemployment rate at 13.4 percent, youth (i.e. 15-29 years old) bear a disproportionate share of Egypt’s jobless...
Yomken

Yomken

Challenge There is a big number of innovators in the Arab World with creative ideas for new initiatives and products but there is no mechanism for financial support and suitable marketing strategies. One of the main difficulties facing innovation in the Arab world is...