FM Chairs First Meeting of Egyptian Agency for Development

Foreign Minister Sameh Shokry met with the board of directors of the Egyptian Partnership Agency for Development which started its work as of July 1.

The meeting took up reviewing the Agency’s action plan in the coming period, which focuses largely on supporting development activities and offering technical assistance and training courses in the African continent, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Badr Abdul Atti said.

The Agency’s plan seeks deepening the Egyptian presence in Africa and enhancing the trade and economic ties between Egypt and its African sisters.

It also aims at establishing a genuine partnership with Africa through meeting the technical and development needs of the African countries and opening new markets for the Egyptian products in Africa.

Source : Egypt State Information Service