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USAID/Egypt Mission Director Sherry F. Carlin and Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr shake hands after signing bilateral assistance agreements worth $16.5 million.
September 15, 2019

The United States today committed an additional $16.5 million to support joint U.S.-Egypt priorities in basic education and agribusiness.  We undertook this commitment in two amended bilateral assistance agreements, signed by Egypt and the United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), demonstrate the continued support of the American people to development in Egypt.  The agreements will provide Egyptian youth with access to quality education and help Egyptian farmers access global markets.

USAID Mission DIrector Sherry F. Carlin inaugurates the Center of Excellence for Water at Alexandria University (AU) with representatives from AUC, AU, and Cornell University.
September 12, 2019

Today, the Center of Excellence for Water at Alexandria University opened for business, with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and in close cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education and the American University in Cairo (AUC). The establishment of this new Center is part of the long-standing commitment by the United States to support Egypt’s most important priorities, including water, healthcare, and agricultural development.

U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Thomas Goldberger, Minister of Antiquities Dr. Khaled El Anany, and Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Dr. Mostafa Waziri visit a nobleman's tomb at Dra Abu El Naga that was conserved with USAID assistance.
September 9, 2019

In support of Egypt’s vital tourism industry, the thousands of people it employs, and the world heritage represented by Egypt’s cultural monuments, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has partnered with the Ministry of Antiquities on a number of conservation and training activities in Dra Abu El Naga and Khonsu Temple in Luxor.

Representatives from USAID, the Assiut Potable Water and Sanitation Company, and Egypt’s Holding Company for Water and Wastewater inaugurate a new service center in Assiut.
August 4, 2019

A new service and training center for water and sanitation services that has been established in Assiut with funding support from the United States will provide services for more than 650,000 households.  The center was inaugurated on August 1 by representatives from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Assiut Potable Water and Sanitation Company, and Egypt’s Holding Company for Water and Wastewater.

USAID/Egypt Mission Director Sherry F. Carlin and Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr shake hands after signing bilateral assistance agreements worth $59 million.
August 4, 2019

Egypt and the United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development, signed four bilateral assistance agreement amendments for $59 million on August 4. This assistance will support Egypt’s development priorities in the fields of health, higher education, trade, investment, science and technology. In line with Egypt’s Vision 2030 Sustainable Development Strategy, the agreements promote inclusive, enterprise-driven development.

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