Today, the U.S. and Egypt opened a symposium which highlights the plans and accomplishments of current grantees of the U.S.-Egypt Science and Technology Joint Fund. This two-day event provides an opportunity for grantees to meet other program participants, discuss research plans, and present outcomes of past collaborative scientific research projects.
Today, scholarship recipients from the U.S.-Egypt Higher Education Initiative hosted a workshop to promote career exploration among Egyptian youth as a way to enhance connections to the labor market. The scholarship program is supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and provides assistance for talented Egyptian students to earn degrees from Egyptian private universities in fields important for economic growth.
Members of the United States House of Representatives Michael Conaway (R-TX), Ralph Abraham (R-LA), and Gwen Graham (D-FL) visited Egypt October 16-18, 2016, meeting with senior Government of Egypt officials and touring projects supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Today, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Sherry F. Carlin distributed sewing machines and household water well certificates to families affected by landmines in the Northwest Coast area.
U.S. Ambassador R. Stephen Beecroft and USAID Mission Director Sherry F. Carlin visited USAID-funded health and agriculture projects in Aswan governorate on Sunday, September 25.
Last updated: February 17, 2017