Hala Al - Saeed, Minister of Planning and Economic Development met with Ms. Friederike Meyer, representative of the United Nations Population Fund , in the presence of Jermaine Smith, assistant representative of the Fund, Ahmed Kamali, Vice Minister of Planning and Economic Development, a beautiful dream, the assistant minister for the affairs of the follow - up plan for sustainable development, Mona Essam Head of Sustainable Development Unit In the Ministry, Amira Tawadros, Director of the Demographic Center in Cairo.
She also discussed a number of topics. The Minister of Planning reviewed the Egyptian family development strategy, its most important axes and objectives, on top of which is raising the level of the population’s characteristics and the initiative for a decent life. From the presidential initiative "A Good Life".
Al-Saeed also explained that the projects that the Egyptian government is working on aim to improve the standard of living by focusing on social, demographic, cultural and health aspects, including women's economic empowerment and women's health issues.
During the meeting, Al-Saeed stressed the aspiration to strengthen cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund in adapting to the new reality in light of the Corona pandemic, as well as in achieving the United Nations sustainable development goals, Egypt’s Vision 2030, the family development strategy, as well as the initiative for a decent life.