The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in collaboration with the Egyptian Industrial Development Authority, the Egyptian National Cleaner Production Center, and the World Environment Center, has launched a pilot project that helps small and medium-sized food processing firms to conserve energy resources and increase their use of cleaner forms of energy while improving the sustainability and competitiveness of their businesses.
Scholars in the Leadership for Education and Development (LEAD) program at the American University in Cairo (AUC), whose studies are paid for by the U.S. Government, launched an initiative at the ninth annual LEAD conference to address the issues of street children in Egypt.
Cairo – Over 300 students from Cairo University’s Faculty of Commerce recently attended entrepreneurship awareness sessions organized by the U.S. Government aimed at increasing understanding of business ownership.
The U.S. Government announced on Thursday a new project in Egypt that exploits cell phone and internet technology to create employment and income-generating opportunities for young Egyptians, especially those in disadvantaged areas.
A delegation of Egyptian entrepreneurs, academics, and government representatives participated in last week’s third annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), jointly hosted by the U.A.E. and United States (U.S.) governments.
Last updated: March 10, 2014