Initiative timeframe: 2013/2015
Total initiative costs
- Loans -
- Grants € 200,000.0
In Egypt, the coordination between the Delegation of the European Union (EU) and its Member States, traditionally very strong, recorded in 2012 a successful further progress in the field of agriculture and rural development, with the activation of a specific platform within which Italy, together with France and The Netherlands, assured its active participation. The platform has been focusing in the preparation of a new programme to be implemented in selected Egyptian Governorates. This initiative aims to support the activities' coordination of the Italian Cooperation in Egypt with the EU Delegation, particularly with respect to delegated cooperation. The activities concern specialised technical assistance and logistics on the site and will have a duration of two years. read more close
The technical and executive capacities of the Local Technical Unit (UTL) of Cairo are strengthened, in order to actively participate in the formulation and implementation of the programme of the European Union (EU) on agriculture and rural development, improving the coordination between the EU and its member states in Egypt.
|Purpose||Democratic participation and civil society|
|Sector||I.5.a. Government & Civil Society-general, Total|
|Agency||MAE - Direzione Generale per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo|
Local Technical Unit (UTL) of the Italian Cooperation in Cairo, Egypt.
|Title||€ Committed||€ Used|
|Support to EU delegate cooperation in Egypt - Local Fund||200,000||200,000|
The document contains details on the initiative, as well as information about its origin and the Italian Cooperation's commitment in the agriculture and rural development sector.
|Date||Dec. 15, 2012|
Agreement for Indirect Centralised Method of Implementation (Agreement Number: ENPl/2014/352-319 – 10.12.2014) between the European Union and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation with its General Directorate for Development and Cooperation.
|Date||Dec. 10, 2014|
|Type||Technical Assistance/Consultancy and related expenses|