For more information about the programme, here’s the MEPEP programme factsheet.
The programme is targeting female and male young students and graduates, adult learners (employed and unemployed), employers, and Egyptian society at large including non-Egyptians.
At least 270 females and males trainers and teachers from TVET centers and technical schools
At least 2,500 young male and female from vulnerable groups living in Sharkeya Governorate
At least 15,000 indirect beneficiaries, e.g. household and community members will receive a substantial improvement
At least 400 companies/factories/agencies in the district will benefit from wider availability of skilled workforce
Enhancement of at least 60 TVET providers (TVET Centres and Technical Schools)
The “European Union Emergency Trust Fund”- Enhancing the Response to Migration Challenges in Egypt programme, aims for higher stability and addressing the root causes of irregular migration and displaced persons in Africa, and is aligned with operational framework of the EUTF North Africa Window (EUTF NAW);
More information about EUTF NAW can be found at https://ec.europa.eu/trustfundforafrica/region/north-africa_en
The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation, AICS (Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo) in Egypt has as a main objective to eradicate hunger and poverty by working on several dimensions: (i) the social dimension ;(ii) Human Capital development; (iii) economic development; (iv) Agriculture and Rural Development; (v) cultural heritage; (vi) Environment.
More information about AICS – Cairo can be found at https://ilcairo.aics.gov.it/.