Business Hub – Cairo:
Dr. Hala Al-Saeed , Minister of Planning and Economic Development; met, The delegation of the National Alliance for Civil Action to discuss opportunities for joint cooperation between the two sides,
During the meeting, the Minister of Planning and Economic Development praised the idea of establishing the alliance and what it achieved during the past months. She stressed the need for coordination between the government and civil society in all files.
During the meeting, the Minister of Planning reviewed the most important areas of the ministry’s work and projects, and the most important areas that represent opportunities for cooperation with the coalition. Chief among them is the national project for the development of the Egyptian family, which aims to improve the characteristics of the population and control population growth.
Dr. Hala Al-Saeed confirmed that the coalition can play an important role in several axes, Of which; Economic empowerment, raising awareness and building awareness among citizens of the seriousness of the population crisis.
Al-Saeed also reviewed the national project “Hayat Karima” and ways to deepen cooperation with the coalition, and to develop mechanisms for the contribution of the National Alliance for Civil Action to the follow-up system and monitoring the actual needs of the citizen, and to contribute to achieving the highest rates of effectiveness of the interventions carried out by the state. The Minister of Planning and Economic Development referred to Egypt’s vision. 2030, and the need for civil society to play a key role in achieving it, as it is the third leg in the Golden Triangle to achieve development alongside the government and the private sector.
The Minister of Planning listened to the interventions of members of the National Alliance for Civil Action, Appreciate the ideas that have been put forward. She stressed that the state will seek to activate the maximum benefit from the capabilities of the coalition, support networking and coordination with civil society in many areas; Chief among them is social protection, support for the most vulnerable groups, and updating databases for the most needy families and irregular employment.
The Minister of Planning and Economic Development directed all ministry leaders to open channels of communication and cooperation with the coalition. And building an effective partnership in files of common interest.