Minister: Egypt keen on supporting development in Africa


Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat on Saturday 20/11/2021 said the Egyptian political leadership is keen on supporting development in Africa via strategic partnerships with African countries in several areas, including infrastructure, health, transport, water and others.

The Egyptian state is making unremitting efforts to enhance the sustainability of cities, achieve green growth, and activate cooperation with southern countries through international cooperation efforts, the minister told Hannah Ryder; the CEO of Development Reimagined (DR), a pioneering international development consultancy, on the sidelines of Bloomberg New Economy Forum 2021.

During the meeting, Mashat reviewed Cairo’s efforts to achieve sustainable development through Egypt’s Vision 2030, and the role played by the Ministry of International Cooperation to boost relations with multilateral and bilateral development partners, and international organizations to advance the realization of this vision through development cooperation strategies.

She also discussed areas of cooperation between the Egyptian government and DR to enhance mechanisms for achieving sustainable development and supporting Egyptian integration with Africa.


Source: State Information Service Egypt