Students at the Maadi STEM School for Girls are among the smartest teens in the world.
Egyptian farmers improve crops, sell to new markets and increase incomes
Egyptian conservators receive hands-on training to increase the potential of cultural tourism.
Community Development Workers help change traditional perceptions of women’s rights and roles.
For nearly four decades, the American people have partnered with the people of Egypt to promote an environment where all groups in Egyptian society – including women and minorities – can lead healthy, productive lives. USAID’s program in Egypt, totaling nearly $30 billion since 1975, has directly and fundamentally supported gains such as a reduction in infant and maternal mortality rates, improvement in reading ability in the early grades, and an increase in marketable skills – leading to jobs and lasting prosperity in Egypt.
Last updated: October 22, 2015