Economic Development

economic development Session Summaries

Intro:

This session talks about the how efficient is the women’s participation in the economic and how important is it. Studies shows that women’s participation in the economic field has been lowered from 27% to 21% in Egypt. This session talks about the reasons, how to change this situation and whether the Egyptian government has a plan for it.

Participants:

Moderator:

YOUMN EL HAMAKI

Adviser to the Minister of Local Development

Panelists:

Sub Governor, Corporate Communications at The Central Bank of Egypt

Director of Projects Department, General Department for Women Affairs at Care Sector

Head of Fiscal Transparency & Citizen Engagement Unit- Ministry of Finance

Conclusion and recommendations:

  1. Giving women more chances to work and develop the economic situation in Egypt.
  2. Women has the same chances of improving and the ability to work in the economic field
  3. Equality between men and women in work.

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